1000s At Risk As Starbucks worker in New Jersey contracts hepatitis A

A Starbucks employee in South Jersey has tested positive for hepatitis A, according to the health department.

The Camden County Health Department was notified on Wednesday, Nov. 17 by a health care provider that a food handler at a Starbucks on Clementon Road in Gloucester Township had tested positive and worked through the infectious period.

Officials say thousands of people may have been impacted. Members of the Food Surveillance Unit visited the store and conducted an inspection, which showed no evidence of food safety violations.

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The store was closed for operation and was not reopened until all the employees were vaccinated.



h/t NoCap


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