Lane County Public Health http://klcc.org en Hospitals Aren't As Safe As You Might Think http://klcc.org/post/hospitals-arent-safe-you-might-think <p></p><p></p> Fri, 24 Jan 2014 15:28:07 +0000 Tiffany Eckert 6953 at http://klcc.org Hospitals Aren't As Safe As You Might Think Northwest Retail Chain Pulls Chicken http://klcc.org/post/northwest-retail-chain-pulls-chicken <p></p><p></p><p>Three Foster Farms plants have been identified as distributing chicken with the &ldquo;Heidelburg&rdquo; strain of Salmonella. The U.S. Department of Agriculture reports most of the product went to outlets in the Northwest. So far, Oregon-based Foster Farms has not recalled the chicken in question. But at least one Northwest retail chain has pulled it from their shelves.</p><p></p><p>As soon as reports started coming in that some brands of Foster Farms chicken were associated with an outbreak of salmonella, Fred Meyer stores stopped selling it.</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 20:48:39 +0000 Tiffany Eckert 1068 at http://klcc.org Northwest Retail Chain Pulls Chicken