200 to be tested for TB at adult day care center
Daniel Borunda , El Paso Times 7:56 p.m. MT April 10, 2017
Clients and workers at an adult day care center face testing as the result of possible exposure to tuberculosis.
Testing of about 200 people by the El Paso Department of Public Health was set to begin Tuesday at the day care center as a precaution after one person tested positive for an active case of TB possibly going back to late last year when the patient began showing symptoms, said Armando Saldivar, spokesman for the city's Public Health Department.
The testing will be at La Victoria Adult Day Care at 1223 Lee Treviņo Drive south of Interstate 10, according to two sources who asked not to be identified. Guadalupe Gantt, the administrator of La Victoria, could not be reached for comment...