NYSDOH Health Advisory Issued on EBOLA

Gayle Farman and Stephen Hanse in Emergency Readiness

The NYSDOH Bureaus of Communicable Disease Control (BCDC) and Healthcare Associated Infections (BHAI) issued a Health Advisory EBOLA Guidance Document today, August 8, 2014.   This advisory provides guidance for the evaluation and management of patients suspected to have Ebola Virus Disease who present to outpatient facilities.  A copy of the advisory can be found on the new Emergency Preparedness page of the NYSHFA, NYSCAL and FQC websites.

NYSHFA CONTACTS
Gayle Farman

Sr. Director of Resource Development
Foundation for Quality Care, Inc.
518-462-4800  ext. 34

Stephen B. Hanse
, Esq.
Vice President, Governmental Affairs
518-462-4800 x25