With Ebola currently front and center in the nation's
consciousness, we're committed to sharing the latest information and evidence-based
resources from our partners in public health.American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG)
American Nurses' Association (ANA)
American Public Health Association
Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses (AWHONN)
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)
Medscape Nurses Education
- Ebola 101 Webinar - Thursday, Dec 11, 2014 - HRSA joins the CDC State Coordination Task Force and the Joint
Information Center to host this informative webinar which will provide an
overview of Ebola Virus Disease and the CDC's current outbreak response
activities. Q & A time will be provided.
- Update on Domestic Ebola Response (Dec 2, 2014) - White House Ebola Response Coordinator Ron Klain reported that America
is far more prepared to cope with Ebola domestically, and much farther
along in efforts to squelch the virus at the source than
just two months ago. Read the fact sheet.
Information for Nurses - The US Department of Health and Human Services hosted a national
call, "Caring for Patients with Ebola in U.S.
Hospitals: A Nursing Perspective," on November 24th. A recording of the call is now available. More information
curated by CDC experts specifically for US health care workers can be found at www.hrsa.gov/ebola.
- Daily Updates includes the most current information on Ebola.
- Ebola Information for Healthcare Professional and Healthcare Settings
New York Times
Nursing Community Ebola Virus Statement
- A coalition of 61 nursing organizations signed on to state that the focus on responding to the Ebola Virus Disease in the United
States and the devastating outbreak in West Africa must be on patient
health and community protection.
Tri-Council for Nursing Joint Statement
World Health Organization
- Rx Response is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization created to help
ensure that during disasters patients can access the medicines they
need. See their Ebola Resources page.