CDC Unveils ‘Individualized’ Ebola Guidelines Amid Patchwork of State Rules

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The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced new guidelines for monitoring incoming travelers from West Africa for the Ebola virus. The guidelines go as far as potentially issuing a “do not travel” order to persons who are at high risk of Ebola, including those who cared for sick individuals without protective equipment or who suffered from a known exposure while treating someone.

The guidelines, some of which were announced on Oct. 22, call for “direct, active monitoring” of those individuals who have been assessed to be at some risk or high risk of developing the illness for 21 days, which is the longest known incubation period of the disease Read more…

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