We're Just Sick About It

Key Area 2: Operations, Food Safety Culture, Code 2640

December 2016

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 1. Norovirus is a very contagious _________.


2. People who are ill with norovirus can infect others up to three days after recovery.


3. Norovirus can be treated with penicillin, because it's a bacterial infection.


4. It's okay to show up to work as long as you are not showing any symptoms.


5. Norovirus can be present in tiny particles that spray up to _________ away from a person who has vomited.   


6. When cleaning up a vomit mess, you can use a dish towel, as long as you wash it immediately in very hot water. 


7. Norovirus can remain infectious on countertops for up to _________.  


8. The federal government estimates that _________ of all foodborne illness outbreaks are associated with K-12 school cafeterias.  


9. If there is an outbreak of norovirus in your school, be prepared to produce _________.


10. Most people who come down with norovirus _________.



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