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Inspection Detail

Case Status: CLOSED

Case Status: CLOSED

Accident Investigation Summary
Summary Nr: 132715.015 Event: 12/21/2020Employee With Covid-19 Infection Dies
An employee was working as a social worker at a general medical or surgical hosp ital. As a social worker, she performed interventions. She visited individuals w ho had been referred to her and who were experiencing mental health crises at th eir homes or other places in the community. The employee traveled to different c ommunities around Queens County, NY. She contracted COVID-19. On December 28, 20 20, she tested positive for COVID-19 and was hospitalized. On January 21, 2021, she died.
Keywords: infectious disease
Inspection Degree Nature Occupation
1 1511403.015 Fatality Social workers

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