Trenton, NJ 08625-0360
October 19, 2001
T. DiFerdinando, Jr., MD, MPH
Further Information Contact:
Laura Otterbourg or Dennis McGowan
The Department of Health and Senior Services has requested that
the following information is printed or broadcasted for those
physicians of patients who work at the Main Mail Processing Center
in Hamilton Township or the West Trenton Post Office.
today at a press conference, state and federal health agencies recommended
that all postal workers at the Route 130 Mail Processing Center
in Hamilton Township and the West Trenton Post Office go to see
their private physicians and begin a seven-day course of antibiotics
as a precaution while the criminal and health investigation of potential
anthrax exposure at the two facilities progresses.