2017-09-05T10:48:56+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
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Minneapolis, MN, 55402
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Legionella Bacteria
5 with Legionnaires’ Disease in Hopkins, MN

Update: There are now 23 confirmed cases of Legionnaires’ disease in the outbreak linked to Citrus Systems, Inc. in Hopkins, MN. Five people in Hopkins, Minnesota, have been diagnosed with Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia caused by breathing…

2017-11-20T09:21:11+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionella Bacteria
Legionnaires’ Disease Infects Two More at Quincy, IL Veterans’ Home

Update: Our law firm is representing residents of the Quincy Veterans’ Home. Two residents of the Veterans’ Home in Quincy, Illinois have contracted Legionnaires’ disease, a severe form of pneumonia that can be deadly to the elderly, smokers, people with compromised…

2016-10-20T09:44:40+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionella and Fatal Legionnaires Pneumonia
Corroded City Water Pipes Identified as Likely Source of Legionnaires’ Disease

In the wake of two serious Legionnaires’ disease outbreaks in June 2014 and May 2015 in Flint, Michigan, a new research study (1) has definitively demonstrated that city pipes corroded by the iron in Flint River water were ultimately responsible…

2017-06-26T12:39:45+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionnaires Pneumonia
Cook County Jail Inmate Hospitalized with Legionnaires’ Disease

The Cook County Sheriff’s Office in Chicago, Illinois has issued a press release to inform the public that a detainee at the Cook County Jail has been admitted to Stroger Hospital with Legionnaires’ disease. (1) Sheriff Thomas J. Dart’s office…

2016-10-06T14:06:57+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionella Bacteria
Legionnaires’ Disease Confirmed in 2 Guests at Golden Sands Club Condominium

The Worcester County Health Department has confirmed that two people who recently stayed at Ocean City, MD’s Golden Sands Club Condominium this June have contracted Legionnaires’ disease. This cluster has appeared less than a year after two guests of the luxury…

2016-07-14T16:08:18+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionella Bacteria
Cancer Patient Caught Legionnaires’ Disease at Pittsburgh’s Allegheny General Hospital

Allegheny General Hospital officials have now revealed that a cancer patient did in fact acquire potentially life-threatening Legionnaires’ disease from contaminated water at their 631-bed facility. 2 other possible cases of hospital-acquired Legionnaires’ disease are currently being investigated; 1 of…

2016-06-24T19:26:40+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionella and Fatal Legionnaires Pneumonia
3 Guests of Blowing Rock’s Meadowbrook Inn & Suites Contract Legionnaires’ Disease

Appalachian District Health Department (AppHealthCare) has issued a public health advisory warning travelers that three guests of the Meadowbrook Inn & Suites in Blowing Rock, N.C. have contracted Legionnaires’ Disease. (1) According to Vicky McLean, the consulting general manager of…

2017-10-03T20:43:45+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionella and Fatal Legionnaires Pneumonia
WorldMark Kapaa Shore Resort Closed; At Least 2 Guests Ill with Legionnaires’ Disease

Two guests who stayed at the WorldMark Kapaa Shore Resort on the island of Kauai, Hawaii have contracted Legionnaire’s Disease, prompting temporary closure of the resort. A third possible case is being investigated. According to a representative of Wyndham Resorts…

2017-10-03T19:57:36+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionella Bacteria
Legionella Bacteria Sickens 4 at The Brunswick at Attleboro Nursing Home; 1 Dead

Legionellosis has struck a Bucks County, Pennsylvania nursing  home, according to the Bucks County Courier Times. Last Friday, June 3rd, a representative of the Pennyslvania Department of Human Services announced that three [3] residents of The Brunswick at Attleboro facility,…

2017-10-03T20:39:43+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Bacteria Testing
Legionella Bacteria Discovered at The Commons on St. Anthony Healthcare Facility in Auburn, NY

Legionella pneumonia bacteria has been isolated in the water system of The Commons on St. Anthony, a 300-bed long-term nursing and short-term rehabilitation facility located at 3 Saint Anthony Street in Auburn, NY. The facility is operated by Loretto, a…

2017-08-28T14:07:05+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionella Bacteria
Legionella Lingers at Indiana University Health Ball Memorial Hospital

An environmental sample taken from the Outpatient Medical Pavilion of Indiana University’s Health Ball Memorial  Hospital in Muncie, Indiana has proven positive for the potentially dangerous Legionella pneumonia bacteria. In a statement released to The Star Press, the hospital’s Chief…

2017-09-01T14:20:07+00:00Pritzker Hageman, P.A.
45 S 7th St, #2950
Minneapolis, MN, 55402
U.S.A
+1.612.338.0202
Legionella and Fatal Legionnaires Pneumonia
Legionnaires’ Disease Returns to Quincy, Illinois

The Quincy (Illinois) Veterans’ Home, source of a Legionnaires’ disease outbreak that sickened 54 residents and employees last year, has been cited as a possible factor in a new case of the deadly illness. Our law firm is currently representing…