URGENT UPDATE: EBOLA-LIKE CASE ENTERS KANSAS CITY, KS HOSPITAL
Additional information regarding the patient with Ebola-like symptoms, including a temperature of 103 degrees who entered Kansas University Medical Center in Kansas City, KS. The patient has recently returned from a health care ship off west Africa.
The patient has been graded a low-to-moderate risk for Ebola. The sick person has been isolated in an area with no patients. The staff is following strict guidelines to care for the patient and will not treat other patients until deemed no risk to others.
The bedding and medical waste have also been isolated and kept separate from other patients’. Source: 41 News, NBC Affiliate.More updates to follow as news comes into the newsroom.