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Legionnaires reported at Anderson nursing home

Legionnaires reported at Anderson nursing home
Posted at 12:32 PM, Dec 08, 2015
and last updated 2015-12-08 12:32:41-05

ANDERSON, Ind. -- Legionnaires bacteria was reported at the Anderson location of ManorCare Health Services due to a contaminated water system. 

Fewer than five people have tested positive for the disease so far, and they are not believed to have suffered any serious health problems. 

The contaminated water system has been shut down.

The Indiana State Department of Health said there is no longer a threat of disease at the facility.


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