Local restaurant employee diagnosed with hepatitis A

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CAMILLUS, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — The Onondaga County Health Department (OCHD) has confirmed a new case of hepatitis A virus infection in a local restaurant worker.

OCHD was notified on Wednesday, October 30th that a food handler who works at Camillus Hills Golf Course, also known as the Camillus Country Club (5690 Bennetts Corners Rd, Camillus, NY 13031) was diagnosed with the hepatitis A virus and immediately initiated an investigation.

Anyone who consumed food or drinks from Camillus Hills Golf Course/Camillus Country Club during the timeframe of October 13 to 24, 2019 was potentially exposed to the hepatitis A virus. Those who have been fully vaccinated against hepatitis A are protected.

The health department advises anyone who may have eaten at the restaurant to call the Onondaga County Health Department at 315-435-5752 beginning Thursday, October 31 at 8:30 a.m.

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