Ebola Information for APRNs
Thursday, October 9, 2014
Posted by: Leila Faucette
From the ANA We continue to urge all nurses to review resources provided by the CDC, including infectious disease guidelines and checklists to understand the disease, how it is transmitted and what precautions are necessary to protect the public and health-care providers.
CENTERS FOR DISEASE CONTROL - http://www.cdc.gov/vhf/ebola/
CDC Ebola Response Update October 12, 2014 - Transcript and MP3
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Ebola Virus Disease, October 8, 2014, Preparedness ITV, Kraig Humbaugh, MD, MPH
Carol Watwood's Health Research Guides http://libguides.wku.edu/publichealth
The following link is the complete catalog of materials (checklists, interim guidance, etc) available through US Government Printing Office: http://catalog.gpo.gov/F?func=find-b&find_code=WRD&request=ebola
Also, note that KBN has kept its website up to date and plans on sharing information by email with licensees as needed. KBN WEBSITE, the following was copied from that home page on October 9th
In collaboration with the Kentucky Department for Public Health, the Kentucky Board of Nursing is providing the following information to all licensees in order to detect, protect, and respond to the Ebola virus.
Resources are available at the CDC’s Ebola Website. Please note that the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is available by calling the CDC Emergency Operations Center (EOC) at 770-488-7100 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please see advisories prepared by the Kentucky Department for Public Health to provide more information.