DOH Health Advisory: Investigations of Burkholderia Cepacia Infections

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

The New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) is investigating 9 cases of bloodstream infections with Burkholderia cepacia as part of a multistate outbreak. The investigation is in its early stages. See attached health advisory for specific details and recommendations.

NYSHFA CONTACT:

Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15