VA Wants To Remove Pittsburgh Hospitals' DirectorThe Department of Veterans Affairs on Friday recommended firing the director of the Pittsburgh VA Healthcare System for unspecified "conduct unbecoming a senior executive."
Legionella Bacteria Turns Up During Routine Testing At VA Complex In OaklandIn May of last year the opening of the VA Hospital's new medical building in Oakland was a tonic after all the bad publicity because of the Legionella bacteria outbreak at veterans’ facilities here.
Legionella Bacteria Detected At UPMC Nursing Home In Squirrel HillUPMC confirms that Legionella bacteria has been detected at Heritage Place, a 145-bed skilled nursing facility managed by UPMC in Squirrel Hill.
Controversy Brewing Over VA Hospital Presidential AwardWhen Maureen Ciarolla of Monroeville heard who the latest recipient of the Presidential Distinguished Rank Award is, she had a lot to say.
Officials Take Quick Action After Legionella Detected At Nursing HomeWhen a female resident at York Commons was diagnosed last month with pneumonia caused by legionella bacteria, county officials tested a water sample from the a senior citizens’ high-rise in Lawrenceville. The results forced them into action.
Routine Testing Uncovers Legionnaire's At Butler VAThere are new concerns about Legionnaire's disease after a recent water test at the Butler VA Hospital. Thousands of veterans from 6 counties rely on the services provided by the facility.