Updated Interim Guidance for EMS & 9-1-1 PSAPs for Management of Ebola


On Friday, October 24, 2014 the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released an update to the Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems and 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs) for Management of Patients with Known or Suspected Ebola Virus Disease in the United States.

A link to the update from the CDC is attached here.  There is a lot of information contained in this brief.  We encourage everyone to read it thoroughly.

We will continue to keep you updated with any new or pertinent information as it relates to releases from the CDC and developments with Ebola preparedness.

Many of the products recommended for Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) can be found within the Infection Control Products section at www.BuyEMP.com.

Source: cdc.gov