Published in TB and Outbreaks Week, September 12th, 2000
The hospital, just north of Baltimore, Maryland, began treating the hot water system August 24, after tests revealed elevated levels of Legionella bacteria, said hospital spokeswoman Linda Harder.
"From what I've heard, they're following, if not exceeding, standard guidelines and practices," said David Blythe, medical epidemiologist for the Maryland Department of Health and Mental...
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