|Ebola virus disease
The Ministry of Health has updated their advice on Ebola virus disease (EVD) for health professionals and the public. Starting from 10 August, anyone coming into New Zealand who had visited West African countries affected by the outbreak will be screened for symptoms and, where necessary, receive a health assessment.
Go to their website to learn more, and click here for their 10 August media release regarding screening.
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