Hepatitis A confirmed in Kipapa Elementary school cafeteria worker

Published: Aug. 24, 2016 at 12:36 AM HST
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MILILANI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) - The state Department of Health confirmed another case of Hepatitis A in a cafeteria worker at Kipapa Elementary school on Tuesday.

The patient worked in the cafeteria from August 3 to August 16.

Kipapa Elementary says food will be prepared off campus until further notice.

State officials are advising any child at the school who has not been vaccinated to see their pediatrician immediately.

The confirmation comes on the same day a Hawaiian Airlines flight attendant was confirmed to have Hepatitis A.

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