State Officials Respond to an Outbreak of E. Coli at a Correctional Facility in Nome

State Officials Respond to an Outbreak of E. Coli at a Correctional Facility in Nome

April 19, 2018 ANCHORAGE, AK – State officials are responding to an outbreak of acute gastroenteritis caused by Escherichia coli (E.coli) O157:H7 bacteria in the Anvil Mountain Correctional Center in Nome. Eight confirmed cases have been identified to date. The recently discovered cases appear to be connected to a nationwide E. coli outbreak affecting at least 53 persons […]