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Nurse Says Hospital Should Be ‘Ashamed’ of Ebola Response

October 17, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments

A Dallas nurse said today that the administrators of the hospital where two colleagues contracted Ebola should be ???ashamed??? that they asked the women to ???undertake this huge, monumental task??? of treating an Ebola patient without the proper equipment and training.

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People exposed to Thomas Duncan are being asked to sign this document

October 17, 2014 Featured, Health, World No Comments

Each person at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital who came in contact with Thomas Eric Duncan is being given this document to sign. It is a court order from the state of Texas and it includes measures to not go into large public places or travel. 

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People exposed to Thomas Duncan are being asked to sign this document

Ebola Nurse May Have Been Sick Earlier Than Thought

October 16, 2014 Featured, Health, News No Comments

Federal health officials are now tracking passengers who were on the plane Ebola-infected nurse Amber Vinson took from Dallas to Ohio on Oct.

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Whistleblower nurse: I would do anything and everything not to be a patient there

October 16, 2014 Featured, Health, Video, World No Comments

Nurse Briana Aguirre works at Texas Presbyterian Hospital, though her future there is now uncertain. That's because she is speaking out about what she says she's seen and experienced during the treatment of Ebola patient Thomas Duncan and others.

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Dallas Hospital Staff Had No Ebola Training, Official Says

October 16, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments

The treatment of the Ebola situation in America is now under congressional scrutiny as the director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is testifying in front of Congress.

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Frontier Expands Passenger Search After Ebola Nurse’s Flight

October 16, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments

Frontier Airlines announced that it was reaching out to additional passengers who traveled on the same plane as Amber Vinson. On Wednesday the airline and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention announced they were looking to contact 132 passengers who traveled on Frontier Airlines Flight 1143 with Vinson.

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Second Ebola Nurse to Be Moved Out of Dallas Hospital

October 16, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments

Nina Pham, 26, will be moved to NIH in Maryland tonight, officials say.

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Nurses’ Union Co-President: We need to spread readiness not fear

October 16, 2014 Featured, Health, Video, World No Comments

The union National Nurses United has blasted Texas Presbyterian Hospital's handling of Ebola patient Thomas Duncan. The union released a list of disturbing claims that include Mr. Duncan being left outside of isolation for hours where he was in the presence of other patients, a lack of access to proper supplies and not having anyone to pick up medical waste, which they say piled up near the ceiling

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Ebola Nurse Told CDC About Elevated Temp Before Flight

October 16, 2014 Featured, Health No Comments

Amber Vinson, the Dallas nurse who traveled to Ohio before being diagnosed with Ebola, had flown to Cleveland to prepare for her wedding, Cleveland officials said today.

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Ebola Nurse Told CDC About Elevated Temp Before Flight

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