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Ebola Cases Could Spur LawsuitsIn a land of lawsuits, this case seems made for litigation: A doctor appears to miss a red flag, an Ebola diagnosis is delayed, and a patient dies. But this is Texas.
Nurse: Hospital 'Chaotic Scene' Treating Ebola PatientA nurse who works at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital says she can no longer defend the place she works because they violated basic principles while taking care of an Ebola patient who died.
Nurses' Union: Ebola Patient Left In Open Area Of ER For HoursLiberian Ebola patient was left in an open area of a Dallas emergency room for hours, and the nurses treating him worked for days without proper protective gear and faced constantly changing protocols, according to a statement released late Tuesday by the largest U.S. nurses' union.
WHO: 10,000 New Ebola Cases Per Week Could Be SeenA World Health Organization official says there could be up to 10,000 new cases of Ebola per week within two months.
County Judge: 'We Are Not Going To Put Protective Orders On 75 Health Care Workers'A second health care worker at a Dallas hospital who provided care for the first Ebola patient diagnosed in the U.S. has tested positive for the disease, the Texas Department of State Health Services said Wednesday.
Dallas Officials Vow Care For Ebola Patient's DogTexas officials say they're trying to find an appropriate place to monitor a dog that belongs to a nurse diagnosed with Ebola.
AP: Hospital Told Duncan To Take Tylenol After Coming To ER With 103-Degree FeverThomas Eric Duncan's temperature spiked to 103 degrees during the hours of his initial visit to an emergency room — a fever so serious that it was flagged with an exclamation point in the hospital's record-keeping system.
Liberia Plans To Prosecute Man Who Brought Ebola Into US For Allegedly Lying On Airport QuestionnaireLiberia plans to prosecute the airline passenger who brought Ebola into the U.S., alleging that he lied on an airport questionnaire about not having any contact with an infected person, authorities said Thursday.
County Health Agency: 'This Is A Big Spider Web' Of People Who Came In Contact With Infected Ebola PatientHealth officials in Texas have reached out to about 80 people who may have had direct or indirect contact with the man infected with Ebola or someone close to him, a Dallas County Health and Human Services spokeswoman said Thursday.
Ebola Patient's Friend: I Contacted CDC Because Hospital Wasn't Moving Quickly EnoughThe airline passenger who brought Ebola into the U.S. initially went to a Dallas emergency room last week but was sent home, despite telling a nurse that he had been in disease-ravaged West Africa, the hospital said Wednesday in a disclosure that showed how easily an infection could be missed.
Doctor: 'Information Not Fully Communicated Throughout Whole Team' Ebola Patient Came From LiberiaThe first Ebola patient diagnosed in the United States told relatives that he notified health care workers the first time he went to the hospital that he was visiting the U.S. from Liberia, the man's sister said Wednesday.
Health Officials: First Case Of Ebola Diagnosed In U.S.The patient was admitted to a Dallas hospital Monday night with Ebola-like symptoms.