Top 10 Things You REALLY Need to Know about EBOLA

On November 19, 2014 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released the Top 10 Things You Really Need to Know about Ebola.  This is a simple to follow guide that may help alleviate some misconceptions.  If nothing else, this may be a good handout to share with coworkers, family, and friends. Top 10… Continue reading Top 10 Things You REALLY Need to Know about EBOLA

Updated Interim Guidance for EMS & 9-1-1 PSAPs for Management of Ebola

On Friday, October 24, 2014 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released an update to the Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems and 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) for Management of Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Virus Disease in the United States. A link to the update from the… Continue reading Updated Interim Guidance for EMS & 9-1-1 PSAPs for Management of Ebola

CDC Releases Detailed EMS Checklist for Ebola Preparedness

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recently issued a detailed emergency medical services (EMS) checklist for Ebola preparedness, as well as interim guidance for EMS and 911 Public Safety Answering Points for management of patients with known or suspected Ebola virus in the United States. Links to both of these issuances from the… Continue reading CDC Releases Detailed EMS Checklist for Ebola Preparedness