Exeter Hospital Workers Contract Scabies From Patient
EXETER, N.H. — More than 30 Exeter Hospital employees are receiving treatment for scabies after contracting it from a patient.
Hospital personnel reported the exposure to state officials on Sept. 27. They are unsure of where the outbreak occurred, but have treated approximately 300 more staff members as a precaution. Additionally, officials have notified 165 patients about a possible exposure, WMUR.com reports.
Scabies is a contagious skin condition caused by mites.
Leading in Turbulent Times: Effective Campus Public Safety Leadership for the 21st Century
This new webcast will discuss how campus public safety leaders can effectively incorporate Clery Act, Title IX, customer service, “helicopter” parents, emergency notification, town-gown relationships, brand management, Greek Life, student recruitment, faculty, and more into their roles and develop the necessary skills to successfully lead their departments. Register today to attend this free webcast!