Health Care Facility Checklist for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Mobile App
All health care facilities in the U.S.
How does it work?
need to be prepared for managing patients with infectious diseases such as Ebola virus disease (EVD). Facilities should review infection control policies and procedures and incorporate plans for administrative, environmental, and communication measures. Facilities should also define the individual work practices that will be required to detect the introduction of a patient with EVD or other emerging infectious disease, prevent spread, and manage the impact on patients, the facility, and staff. The Health Care Facility Checklist for Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) mobile app highlights some key areas for health care facilities to review in preparation for a person with EVD arriving for medical care.