Legionellosis Testing: Reminder for Seasonality and Building Reopenings

ISDH is alerting healthcare providers to an anticipated seasonal increase in Legionella infections combined with a potential increase in cases resulting from building re-openings. ISDH reminds all healthcare providers to test for Legionella when evaluating adults with symptoms of pneumonia, even during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Read more about testing guidelines and recommendations for providers here (PDF file).