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Accident: 200921435 - Nurse Dies From Tuberculosis Infection

Accident: 200921435 -- Report ID: 0355124 -- Event Date: 06/17/2004
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30735716006/21/20048062Bon Secours Depaul Medical Center
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
30735717806/18/20048062Chesapeake Hospital Authority
On June 17, 2004, Employee #1, a nurse, contracted tuberculosis from a patient. The disease went undetected for six months. She died from complications of the disease.
Keywords: health care worker, health care facility, cough, infectious disease
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 307357160 Occupation not reported
2 307357178 Fatality Other Registered nurses

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