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Federal Officials: Hospital Technician Could Have Spread Hepatitis C
2012-07-20 03:36:08 (175 weeks ago)
Posted By: Intellpuke
Authorities in at least six states are investigating whether a traveling hospital technician accused of infecting 30 people with hepatitis C in New Hampshire exposed earlier patients to the liver-destroying disease.

David Kwiatkowski (quit'-OW'-ski), a former technician at Exeter Hospital, was arrested Thursday morning at a Massachusetts hospital where he is receiving treatment.

U.S. Attorney John Kacavas says once 33-year-old Kwiatkowski is well enough to be released, he will be transferred to New Hampshire to face federal drug charges. He describes Kwiatkowski as a "serial infector" who worked in at least half a dozen states.

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Investigators believe Kwiatkowski, 33, stole syringes containing fentanyl, a powerful anesthetic more potent than morphine, and injected himself with them. They say he then put another liquid, such as saline, into the syringes, which were later used for patients. They said a search of his vehicle found an empty fentanyl syringe and several needles.

Intellpuke: You can read this article by Associated Press Writer Holly Ramer, reporting from Concord, New Hampshire, in context here:

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