Officials Investigating After Legionella Found Again At Pittsburgh VAThe Pittsburgh VA is dealing with Legionella once again, after three faucets at one of its hospitals tested positive for the bacteria.
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."
VA Patient Tests Positive For Legionella A VA Hospital patient tested positive for Legionella.
Head Of Pittsburgh VA Placed On Administrative LeaveThe head of VA healthcare system in Pittsburgh is now out, placed Friday on administrative leave.
VA Official Resigns After Testifying During Scandal VA Official resigns in wake of scandal
Pittsburgh Hospital Had Legionella In Ice MachinesThe bacteria that causes Legionnaire's disease was found in ice machines at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center's flagship hospital, where officials say one patient died and two were sickened by the bug last year.
Legionella Found In Sharpsburg Senior High Rise BuildingOne person was sickened by Legionella found in the water of a senior high rise building in Sharpsburg.
Exec. Over Pittsburgh VA Hospitals Retiring Nov. 1The director of the Veterans Affairs Healthcare region that includes Pittsburgh says he's retiring "with mixed emotions" - but made no specific mention of a deadly Legionnaires' outbreak that occurred on his watch.
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.
County Testing Point State Park Fountain For Legionnaires' DiseaseThe Allegheny County Health Department is testing the water in the fountain at Pittsburgh's Point State Park after a recent visitor was diagnosed with Legionnaire's disease, which is commonly spread by waterborne bacteria.
Legionella Detected At VA Outpatient Facility In Washington CountyLegionella has turned up at another local VA facility.
Sen. Casey: Federal Probe Into VA Legionnaires’ Outbreak Shows FailuresSen. Bob Casey says the findings of a federal investigation into an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease in the Pittsburgh VA are an important step toward preventing future occurrences.