Health Advisory: Increase in Cyclosporiasis

Lisa Volk and Jackie Pappalardi in Clinical & Quality

NYSDOH is investigating an increase of cyclosporiasis in the state. Cyclosporiasis is an intestinal infection caused by the parasite Cyclospora cayetanensis. Please distribute to the appropriate staff within your facility. See full Advisory attached.


NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Director, Educational Development & Grant Management
518-462-4800 x16