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View Document Hepatitis A Exposure from Contaminated Pineapple Products

Community Health Notice posted: 07-Sep-2017 2:56 PM PDT

An investigation into hepatitis A virus in fresh pineapple chunks has identified several products that may have been contaminated and pose a risk to consumers. The media was notified on Friday, September 1, 2017 regarding one product (Western Family pineapple chunks in ready-to-go cups). More products have since been identified as potentially contaminated with Hepatitis A. The products implicated were sold at Overwaitea, Save-on-Foods and PriceSmart stores throughout BC, as well as Ferraro Foods in Trail, BC.

Please read the attached message from the Chief Medical Health Officer regarding this product alert.

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Evergreen Seniors Home

Evergreen Seniors Home is a person centered model tailored to meet each senior’s needs and preferences with the objective of supporting and maximizing their independence and dignity.more info

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35 Evergreen Road
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 3R7
Phone: (250) 286-7274
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Ironwood Place

Ironwood Place is a 54 unit senior’s assisted living community. This program provides a range of hospitality services that promote independence, choice and dignity to the seniors who live there, to include two meals a day, recreational activities and housekeeping services.more info

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Campbell River and District Association for Community Living
1351 Ironwood Street
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 5Z7
Phone: (250) 287-4486 ext 222
Fax: (250) 287-4998
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Palmer Place

Palmer Place is a twenty four unit permanent supportive housing for persons with developmental disabilities, and/or women with children who are in need of affordable housing. more info

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Campbell River and District Association for Community Living
280 Nikola Road
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 6H9
Phone: (250) 286-0391
Fax: (250) 286-3732
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Residential Services

This program is responsible for the operation of several staffed residential group homes for adults with developmental disabilities. Each home has unique characteristics but share a caring, supportive environment to help people achieve their optimal level of independence.more info

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Campbell River and District Association for Community Living
1153 Greenwood Street
, Campbell River, BC, V9W 3C5
Phone: (250) 286-0391
Fax: (250) 286-3732
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