The Philadelphia Department of Public Health has recently confirmed that a person who works at the Imperial Kitchen, located at 3164 Frankford Avenue has acute Hepatitis A. While the risk of Hepatitis A infection is very low, the Health Department recommends that people who purchased food from Imperial Kitchen between Sunday, July 21st and

Hepatitis A case confirmed in food service worker employed at Frontier Club, 116 E. Broadway, Meridian

The Frontier Club employee worked the following days and shifts while contagious:

Friday, August 2 from 9 pm to close (approx. 2 am)
Saturday, August 3 from 9 pm to close (approx. 2 am)

The risk of becoming infected

I got this email yesterday morning:

Bill…I have followed you since the book on Jack in the Box. The National Food Safety Cause needs your help. We need to change “one” word in the 2009 FSMA regulations which will greatly reduce unsuspecting consumers from getting sick or dying because of this oversight. “Retail” to foodservice.

Seriously, offer to vaccinate your employees.

According to press reports, a Red Lobster at 10500 East Ulmerton Road in Largo had an employee test positive for hepatitis A last week.

On Tuesday, July 30, the Pinellas County Health Department and the Division of Hotels and Restaurants conducted a joint inspection after they received confirmation of

The Florida Department of Health in Indian River (DOH-Indian River) has identified a positive case of hepatitis A in a food service worker in Vero Beach.

DOH-Indian River conducted an epidemiological investigation and today determined an individual who worked at Pizza Mia, 1115 21st Street, on July 19 through July 23 may have been infectious.