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Ontario designates 10 hospitals to treat potential Ebola patients

WATCH ABOVE: Marianne Dimain looks at what the province is doing to get ready to fight Ebola. 

TORONTO – The Ontario government is bolstering its Ebola preparedness plan with additional training and support for front line health care workers including designating 10 hospitals to treat potential cases. 712 more words

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Texas Health Workers Receiving Orders To Stay Home

DALLAS (AP) — Dozens of health care workers who had contact with the man who died of Ebola in Dallas were asked Thursday to sign legal documents in which they agreed to stay home, as authorities across the nation ramped up efforts to limit the virus’ spread. 638 more words

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Clipboard man: Why was he not in protective gear with Ebola patient?

Watch the video above: Health-care workers are seen in protective gear as they transfer Amber Vinson to an air ambulance in Dallas. However, one man is seen with no protective gear at all. 267 more words

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Ebola outbreak: Queensland to implement stricter conditions on health workers returning from West Africa

ABC News 16 October 2014

Health workers returning to Queensland from West Africa will be expected to go into a period of voluntary isolation in Brisbane, Health Minister Lawrence Springborg says. 110 more words

Leadership / Management

Ebola crisis: Second Texas nurse tests positive for virus one day after taking commercial flight

ABC News 15 October 2014

US health authorities are trying to track down more than 130 passengers who shared a domestic flight with a woman who has now become the second person in the US to contract the Ebola virus. 88 more words

Virology

The fight against Ebola: Is protective gear all that protective?

Watch the video above: Too easy for healthcare workers to make a mistake when dealing with Ebola patients: Global medic

TORONTO – After news that a… 937 more words

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