Pa. State Senator Working On Legislation To Make It A Requirement To Test For Legionella In BuildingsIn any given week, one Pittsburgh laboratory tests several thousand samples of water for Legionella.
Legionella Bacteria Found In 2 Sinks At West Virginia HospitalThe bacteria that causes Legionnaires' Disease was found in two sinks at a West Virginia hospital.
Report: South Butler School District Experiencing Water Issues At Two FacilitiesAccording to a report, the South Butler School District is working to fix elevated levels of lead in two of their facilities.
Elevated Levels Of Legionella Found In Water Pipes At Oblock Junior High SchoolPlum School District is providing bottled water for Oblock Junior High School students after finding legionella bacteria in the water pipes.
Elevated Levels Of Legionella Found In Fox Chapel Schools Serves As Reminder For All DistrictsSchool districts in our area are scrambling to test the water.
VA Pittsburgh Finds Legionella Bacteria At University Drive LocationThe Pittsburgh VA is dealing with Legionella at the University Drive location.
Possible Legionella Cases Investigated At Allegheny Valley SchoolHealth officials are looking into two possible Legionella cases at Allegheny Valley School.
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.