Attorneys: New Jersey Issues Bill Of Rights After Lawsuit By Ebola-Quarantined NurseThe Christie administration has agreed to put new rules in place for quarantines after a woman was held back in 2014 because she had contact with Ebola patients in West Africa, attorneys announced Thursday.
Health Department: Person Returning From Guinea Does Not Have EbolaA person who was not feeling well upon returning from the West African country of Guinea does not have the Ebola virus, officials said Sunday night.
Sick Passenger Hospitalized After Landing At Newark From Ebola-Affected CountryA sick passenger who recently traveled from an Ebola-affected country was hospitalized after landing at Newark Liberty International Airport Monday.
New Jersey-Based Johnson & Johnson Begins Testing Ebola VaccineNew Brunswick, New Jersey-based Johnson & Johnson has begun testing an Ebola vaccine in humans, intended to counter a strain of the virus similar to the one that has wreaked havoc in West Africa.
Ebola Monitoring Ends For Last Health Care Worker Who Cared For Dr. Craig SpencerActive monitoring has ended for the last of the 114 health care workers who cared for Dr. Craig Spencer – New York City’s only Ebola patient so far.
Man Behind Cleanup In NYC Ebola Case Accused Of Misrepresenting HimselfThe man brought in to clean up the contaminated waste from Ebola patient Dr. Craig Spencer, Sal Pane, has been accused of using good looks and charm to win business and attention that he did not earn.
Officials To CBS2: Woman's Body To Be Tested For Ebola Due To Recent Time In GuineaThe body of a woman who died of an apparent heart attack in Brooklyn Tuesday will be tested for the Ebola virus as a precaution, since she was recently in a West African country affected by the virus, city officials told CBS2.
Staten Island Liberian Community Ships Food To Ebola-Stricken West AfricaThe Liberian community on Staten Island collected food to ship to West Africa Saturday, at an event where free flu shots were also available.
Person Who Had Contact With Ebola Patient Dr. Craig Spencer Released From QuarantineCity officials announced Wednesday that one person is being released from a quarantine that had been ordered following contact with diagnosed Ebola virus patient Dr. Craig Spencer.
Quarantine Over For Nurse Kaci Hickox, But Boyfriend Says He's Been Told To Stay AwayTed Wilbur told reporters that the University of Maine at Fort Kent asked him to stay away as his girlfriend, Kaci Hickox, was in the news amid attempts to quarantine her after she returned from treating Ebola patient in West Africa.
Cuomo Looking For Ways To Urge Medical Workers To Go To West AfricaNew York State Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday that he is looking for ways to encourage medical workers to go to West Africa to fight Ebola.
Connecticut Enacts Mandatory Quarantine Policy Over Ebola ConcernsConnecticut officials have joined counterparts in other states – including New York and New Jersey -- in defending and detailing quarantine powers they've enacted as a precaution against the Ebola virus.
Bellevue Staff Consumed With Ebola Care, Transfers ICU Patients To NYU LangoneBellevue Hospital Center has been forced to transport its intensive care unit patients two blocks north to NYU Langone Medical Center, as the staff at the Bellevue ICU are consumed with Ebola care.
Quarantined Traveler Who Returned To N.J. From West Africa Develops FeverA health care worker who was quarantined at Newark Liberty International Airport after returning from treating Ebola patients in West Africa developed a fever and was being evaluated Friday night.
New York, New Jersey Set Up Mandatory Quarantine Requirement Amid Ebola ThreatIn the wake of the first confirmed Ebola virus case in New York City, the states of New York and New Jersey have set up a new screening system that goes above and beyond the guidelines already set up by federal officials.