Illness contracted at Wash. petting zoo could be E. coli

06/17/2011 | KING-TV (Seattle)

Two children and two adults who were hospitalized after visiting a petting zoo in Everett, Wash., are believed to be infected with E. coli bacteria. Lab test results have yet to confirm the diagnosis. "All animals including humans carry E. coli all the time. Some are more dangerous than others. In this case, the bacteria was likely shed from an animal quicker," an area health official said.

View Full Article in:

KING-TV (Seattle)

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Corporate Life Sciences Lawyer (3-5 years exp)
Ropes & Gray LLP
Boston, MA; San Francisco, CA; Silicon Valley, CA, MA
Director of Accreditation
Meridian Health Plan
Detroit, MI
Health Services Researcher
AARP
Washington, DC
Chief Executive Officer
Center for Improving Value in Healthcare
Denver, CO
Senior director risk adjustor and coding doc
Novant Health
Charlotte, NC