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Staff, students at Mavericks Charter in Largo get word of TB investigation



In case you missed this: The Pinellas County Health Department is investigating a report of active tuberculosis in a Mavericks High Charter School employee. Staff and parents of students enrolled at the 423-pupil Largo campus were notified about the situation in letters that were sent out starting on Wednesday. A total of 100 people believed to have been in direct contact with the patient are being notified in letters that went out on Friday that they should be tested. Full story here.

[Last modified: Monday, July 30, 2012 1:10pm]


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