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Legionnaire’s Disease – Tools for Risk Mitigation

October 16, 2017

Legionnaire’s disease is a serious illness caused by the waterborne bacteria called Legionella. One way a person can become sick is Read More >>

Human Risk Assessment: Floodwater Health Hazards

September 22, 2017

With all the national coverage of Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria, viewers can see residents standing in and wading through Read More >>

CMS Releases Requirement to Reduce Legionella Risk in Healthcare Facility Water Systems to Prevent Cases and Outbreaks of Legionnaires’ Disease

July 28, 2017

On June 2, 2017 (revised on June 9, 2017 to clarify provider types affected), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Read More >>

Reminder! “A Path Through Chaos” Legionella Discussion

October 26, 2015

This discussion, comprised of thought leaders within the industry and those with practical experience regarding Legionella, is a “can’t miss” Read More >>

New Speakers Added to the Legionella Advisory Council Panel Discussion!

October 21, 2015

Cogency’s Advisory Council on Emerging Hazards will be hosting a breakfast meeting on October 29th with thought leaders in the industry Read More >>

Mystery Solved in the Bronx Legionnaires Outbreak – Why Should We Care?

September 8, 2015

The Legionnaire’s disease outbreak that recently took over the Bronx is officially over.  The New York City Department of Health Read More >>

Cogency’s own Dr. Cheung recently spoke to ABC2 about the deadly Legionnaire’s outbreak that has claimed 8 lives in New York

August 7, 2015

Another person has died from an outbreak of Legionnaires’ disease, bringing the death toll to eight, city health officials said Read More >>

ASHRAE Standard 188-2015 officially released!

July 6, 2015

The American Society of Heating, Refrigerating and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) has just released the long awaited industry standard on legionellosis. Read More >>

Another Healthcare-Associated Outbreak of Legionella Demonstrates Vulnerabilities

June 25, 2015

The CDC recently released a report regarding an outbreak of legionellosis, involving a hospital unit for immune compromised cancer patients. Read More >>

AIHA Beats ASHRAE to the Gate With New Publication on Legionella

May 20, 2015

The American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) has just released a comprehensive guidance document on Legionella, ahead of the highly anticipated Read More >>