New York State Health Emergency Preparedness Coalition

Ebola

Detailed Hospital Checklist for Ebola Preparedness (ASPR/CDC)

Detailed EMS Checklist for Ebola Preparedness (ASPR/CDC)

Ebola Screening Form for ED and EMS (ASPR/CDC)

PPE Poster

NYSDOH Updates

Ebola - checklist and sample statements for planning/preparedness

Ebola Update 2 - 10.3.14
Ebola SitRep 1 - 10.2.14
 

CDC Online Resources

CDC-COCA Clinical Reminder - Released October 1, 2014

CDC Ebola Case Definition:
http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/case-definition.html

Interim Guidance for Specimen Collection, Transport, Testing, and Submission for Patients with Suspected Infection with Ebola Virus Disease
http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/interim-guidance-specimen-collection-submission-patients-suspected-infection-ebola.html

Monitoring and Movement recommendations
http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/monitoring-and-movement-of-persons-with-exposure.html

Infection Prevention and Control Recommendations for Hospitalized Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever in U.S. Hospitals
http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/infection-prevention-and-control-recommendations.html

Interim Guidance for Environmental Infection Control in Hospitals for Ebola Virus
http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/environmental-infection-control-in-hospitals.html

Sequence for Removing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/pdf/ppe-poster.pdf

Ebola Virus Disease Information for Clinicians in U.S. Healthcare Settings
http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/clinician-information-us-healthcare-settings.html

Guidance on Air Medical Transport for Patients with Ebola Virus Disease
http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/hcp/guidance-air-medical-transport-patients.html

Interim Guidance about Ebola Infection for Airline Crews, Cleaning Personnel, and Cargo Personnel
http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/air/managing-sick-travelers/ebola-guidance-airlines.html

Guidance for Airlines on Reporting Onboard Deaths or Illnesses to CDC
http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/air/reporting-deaths-illness/guidance-reporting-onboard-deaths-illnesses.html

CDC Death and Disease Reporting Tool for Cabin Crew
http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/air/reporting-deaths-illness/cabin-crew.html

CDC Death and Disease Reporting Tool for Pilots
http://www.cdc.gov/quarantine/air/reporting-deaths-illness/pilots.html

Ebola Traveler’s Health
http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/diseases/ebola

 

Ebola Hemorrhagic Fever (UPDATED, August 29)
English: http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/index.html
Spanish: http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/spanish/index.html

Questions and Answers on Ebola (UPDATED, September 4)http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/outbreaks/guinea/qa.html  

World Health Organization Disease Outbreak News (UPDATED) http://www.afro.who.int/en/clusters-a-programmes/dpc/epidemic-a-pandemic-alert-and-response/outbreak-news.html

Press Release: CDC warns Ebola epidemic in West Africa is outpacing current response (NEW, September 2)http://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2014/p0902-ebola-epidemic.html?s_cid=cdc_homepage_whatsnew_001

Infographic: CDC in Action[PDF - 1 page] (NEW, August 29, 2014)

New or Updated Guidance Documents: A full range of guidance documents can be found at the CDC Ebola Web site  http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/index.html

Advice for Colleges, Universities, and Students about Ebola in West Africa (NEW, August 29, 2014) http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/page/advice-for-colleges-universities-and-students-about-ebola-in-west-africa

CDC Travel Notice - Democratic Republic of the Congo (NEW, August 29, 2014)

 

Ebola Notification - August 19, 2014

Health Advisory - Patients Presenting to Primary or Urgent Care

Ebola Fact Sheet

Ebola Infographic

Ebola Q&A

Checklist - Planning and Preparation

Ebola Social Media For NPHIC

Ebola Exercise Packet

Ebola Triage and Isolation Exercise for Hospital ED (credit: Stony Brook)

Specimen Handling for EVD Testing  (08/2014)