Facade of the Bloodbank@HSA.PHOTO: ST
The Health Sciences Authority (HSA) said one of its staff at Bloodbank@HSA has tested positive for active tuberculosis (TB).
It said it was informed by the Tuberculosis Control Unit (TBCU) about the case.
HSA said the staff member tested positive in April.
The New Paper understands that the Ministry of Health (MOH) has been notified, and the staff member was given medical leave and started on treatment.
TNP also understands that the staff works at the front desk and handles donor registration.
The Bloodbank@HSA is located within the HSA building in Outram, and handles the collection of blood from donors.
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