UPMC is committed to keeping you informed throughout our ongoing efforts to prepare to manage any patients who may present at our facilities with Ebola symptoms. Employee safety — and the safety of our patients and community — is of utmost importance.
Symptoms of Ebola include:
Learn more about:
Travelers should remember that Ebola is not an airborne illness. There needs to be direct contact with the bodily fluids or blood of an infected individual.
The government agencies listed below continue to post timely information on their websites:
UPMC is incorporating the latest Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidance into our protocols for responding to a potential Ebola patient, and we are conducting specialized training for staff.
The safety of our staff, patients and visitors is of utmost importance.
— Tami Minnier, Chief Quality Officer, UPMC