On October 21, 2014, the GNYHA/1199SEIU Healthcare Education Project and the Partnership for Quality Care hosted an Ebola educational session for health care workers-both clinical and non-clinical-at the Javits Center in New York City. This training video demonstrates how to properly don and doff personal protective equipment (PPE).
Personal Protective Equipment Training Demonstration
October 21, 2014
Travel Protocols and Clinical Reminders related to Ongoing Ebola Outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo and Guinea
Over the past two weeks, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued several releases and advisories about the ongoing Ebola outbreaks in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) and Guinea. The outbreaks are in remote regions of both countries, and the risk to the United States is low. Out of an abundance...
March 10, 2021
Information and Resources Related to Ongoing Ebola Outbreak in DRC
GNYHA continues to monitor the Ebola Virus Disease outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). First reported last August, the outbreak is continuing with moderate intensity. As of mid-March, there are more than 800 confirmed cases and 519 confirmed deaths. More details about the DRC outbreak can be found on the Centers for...
March 15, 2019
Ebola Preparedness Checklists
GNYHA has developed 11 checklists that provide an overview of the requirements of the New York State Department of Health (DOH) Acting Commissioner’s October 16, 2014, Order on Ebola Virus Disease Preparedness. The checklists are intended to be used as a guide to ensure your organization’s compliance with the DOH Order.
August 14, 2017