A person who has been infected with a hepatitis A outbreak at a Morris County country club has died, according to state health officials.
The person – whose identification was not released – and 27 others became ill in the outbreak that took place between June 9th and 30th at the Mendham Golf & Tennis Club.
The outbreak came from a former grocer in the club.
An on-site investigation of the club found that the catering services were compatible with hand hygiene and the use of gloves.
Persons who may have been exposed were notified on 5 July.
the disease are:
- stomach pain
- Bad appetite
- Dark yellow urine
- Yellow skin or eyes (jaundice)
Anyone experiencing symptoms is encouraged to contact their doctor.
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