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Home Care Prepares for Ebola

As the Ebola outbreak continues to make headlines around the world, much of the focus, guidance and protocol development have been on acute care facilities. But we in home care and hospice need to be prepared also. At this moment in time, chances are slim we will see an acutely ill patient with Ebola, but […]

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What Are States Doing to Prepare for an Ebola Outbreak?

Reprinted from The Pew Charitable Trust Article by Christine Vestal © AP As fears of an Ebola outbreak rise, federal agencies are taking steps to protect and inform the public. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta is taking the lead on most aspects of the effort – issuing containment guidelines to hospitals […]

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