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  Ebola and Infection Control
  by Beth Leibson | Oct 14, 2014
   
 

NEW YORK CITYŚNow that a U.S. healthcare worker has contracted the ebola virus from a patient, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Tom Frieden reports that the United States must rethink how it addresses infection control of the disease, according to the Wall Street Journal.

Authorities are proposing that we focus on infection control. Here are some of the guidelines:

CDC - Ebola Protection: http://www.cdc.gov

WHO - Infection Control: http://www.who.int

Joint Commission - Ebola Issues Article: http://www.jointcommission.org