drug diversion http://nhpr.org en Another Instance Of Drug Diversion At Exeter Hospital, Court Documents Show http://nhpr.org/post/another-instance-drug-diversion-exeter-hospital-court-documents-show <p>It’s been nearly two years since state health officials announced a major outbreak of hepatitis C at Exeter Hospital. The cause of that outbreak was what's known as drug diversion – a hospital worker stealing drugs and tainting syringes later used on patients.</p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 21:13:39 +0000 Brady Carlson 47609 at http://nhpr.org Another Instance Of Drug Diversion At Exeter Hospital, Court Documents Show Hepatitis C Outbreak Continues to Grow http://nhpr.org/post/hepatitis-c-outbreak-continues-grow <p>Four more cases of hepatitis C have been confirmed stemming from an <a href="http://news.nhpr.org/post/questions-remain-following-hepatitis-c-outbreak" target="_blank">outbreak </a>at Exeter Hospital&rsquo;s Cardiac Catheterization Lab. That brings the total to <a href="http://www.dhhs.nh.gov/media/pr/07122012hepatitis.htm" target="_blank">31 infections</a>, including one hospital employee.</p><p>The Division of Public Health Services is asking all patients who received services between October, 2010 and May, 2012&nbsp;to get tested for the liver-destroying virus.</p> Thu, 12 Jul 2012 21:12:37 +0000 Todd Bookman 8675 at http://nhpr.org Hepatitis C Outbreak Continues to Grow