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On October 20, 2014, CDC issued new guidance for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). HHS has been working closely with PPE manufacturers and distributors in order to maintain visibility on availability of PPE.
Number of new cases of Ebola virus disease reported — Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone, October 19–November 8, 2014 Alternate Text: The figure above is a map of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone showing the number of new cases of Ebola reported in West Africa during October 19-November 8, 2014. Counts of Ebola cases were highest in the area around Monrovia, Liberia; the Western and northwest districts of Sierra Leone, particularly Bombali and Port Loko; and the prefectures of Kérouané, Macenta, and Nzérékoré, Guinea.
Early ReleaseNovember 18, 2014 / 63(Early Release);1-3
Incident Management System Ebola Epidemiology Team, CDC; Guinea Interministerial Committee for Response Against the Ebola Virus and the World Health Organization; CDC Guinea Response Team; Liberia Ministry of Health and Social Welfare; CDC Liberia Response Team; Sierra Leone Ministry of Health and Sanitation; CDC Sierra Leone Response Team; Viral Special Pathogens Branch, National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases, CDC
Updated Ebola Resources from the Office of Public Health Preparedness
Nov 3, 2014
Ebola Update from MESH Coalition
As part of our commitment to providing actionable intelligence to our healthcare and emergency management partners in Central Indiana, the MESH Coalition is distributing this Ebola News Update seven days a week. This summary of the latest national and global news related to the outbreak of Ebola virus disease in West Africa will also be provided free of charge to our NHCRC colleagues through November 11. After that, we will be assessing a nominal charge to cover our production costs.
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