How long does MRSA last?

Can be permanent. Mrsa is a bacteria that lives on our skin and can be present for life.
MERSA. Mersa is the acronym for methicillin-resistant-staph infection. People with MRSA are contagious; are carriers; and can carry MRSA for days, weeks, or years at which time it's possible to transmit the infection to others. It is a serious infection.