Minnesota Department of Health

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Name: Minnesota Department of Health
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated 3 hours ago - 1 reports

MLHS has Ebola plan in place

Although Ebola is an extremely serious viral disease with a high fatality rate, it is not easily transmitted. Specifically, the Ebola virus is not easily spread like a cold or influenza. You must come into direct contact with the bodily fluids of a sick ... [Published Mille Lacs Messenger - Oct 22 2014]
First reported 15 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

Travelers from areas with Ebola under watch

When travelers from Ebola-affected countries arrive in the U.S., they will be given a package of materials called a “CARE kit.”When travelers from Ebola-affected countries arrive in the U.S., they will be given a package of materials called a “CARE kit.” ... [Published St. Cloud Times - 15 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Minnesota readies Ebola monitoring for travelers from W. Africa

The Minnesota Department of Health will soon begin monitoring all travelers from Ebola-affected countries.The roughly 10 people per week who return here from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea will be contacted and monitored for 21 days, the incubation ... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - 22 hours ago]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 1 reports

Ebola victim's widow pleads for death certificate 12 minutes ago

Decontee Sawyer (Photo: KARE)COON RAPIDS, Minn – The widow of a Liberian American man who died from Ebola is pleading for help to obtain her husband's death certificate, which she says she still has not received from the Nigerian government nearly three ... [Published KARE 11 - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 5 reports

MDH establishes information line for Minnesotans with Ebola questions

As part of an ongoing effort to provide Minnesotans with information about Ebola and related precautions against the disease, the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) today established an Ebola Information Line. The number for the Ebola Information Line ... [Published Office of the Governor of Minnesota - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 22 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

New: MN Dept. of Health sets up Ebola information line

at 7:38 PM CDTSt. Paul, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Minnesotans with questions about the Ebola virus now have a place to turn.The Minnesota Department of Health has setup an Ebola information line.Officials say the line will be staffed from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. ... [Published Northland's NewsCenter - Oct 22 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Ebola 'looms large' for paramedics preparing in Minn.

When Thomas Eric Duncan fell gravely ill with Ebola symptoms in Texas last month, it wasn't doctors or nurses who treated him first: It was three paramedics from the Dallas Fire-Rescue Department, Station 37.Since Duncan's death, hospitals have been the ... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Local Liberians Feel Stigmatized Due to Ebola Fears in Minnesota

Updated: 10/20/2014 10:23 PMCreated: 10/20/2014 9:21 PM KSTP.comBy: Beth McDonoughSome members of the 30,000 plus Liberian population in the northwest metro say they feel stigmatized.Even though there hasn't been a single case of Ebola in Minnesota, local ... [Published KSTP - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Ehresmann on Ebola

Kristen Ehresmann, infectious disease director for the Minnesota Department of Health, answered questions from Star Tribune readers Monday about the Ebola outbreak that has killed more than 4,400 people in West Africa and created wide concern in the United ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 2 reports

She The People: In Minneapolis, Liberians come together to mourn and arm for battle against Ebola

By October 20 at 3:45 PMComfort Koon and the Community Worship Team singing Sunday at a memorial service for Ebola victims in Brooklyn Center, Minn. (Photo by Carla Baranauckas for The Washington Post)Liberians came together Sunday night in the Minneapolis ... [Published Washington Post - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 18 2014 - 2 reports

Gov. Dayton Joined by Cabinet, Airport and Health Leaders to Give Ebola Update

Updated: 10/17/2014 6:17 PMCreated: 10/17/2014 4:30 PM KSTP.comBy: Lindsey BrownMinnesota state leaders are working to calm nerves. Their message Friday is that the state will be ready should Ebola make it here.The response has been very coordinated, ... [Published KSTP - Oct 18 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 2 reports

Minnesota restructuring its Ebola hospital response plan

Minnesota is restructuring its Ebola response plan so that all hospitals can identify and isolate patients suspected of infection, but would then transfer them to as-yet unidentified “centers of excellence” that will provide infected patients with long-term ... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 17 2014]

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"I would have hoped others would have wanted to step forward and provide their independent voices to the council ... given the city's fiscal forecast" Beaudet said
"The unthinkable has happened, he's dead," said Sawyer. "With three girls, and working part time there is no way we can survive on my salary without help. The social security he worked for would have been that help and now it's a matter of getting meals on the table."
"It's impractical for us to get out of ambulances every day in hazardous materials suits...with very expensive and very cumbersome equipment that would only panic people more, but that frankly are most of the time, not necessary" Page said

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Travelers from areas with Ebola under watch [Published St. Cloud Times - 15 hours ago]
Minnesota to check some travelers daily for Ebo... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - 22 hours ago]
Minnesota readies Ebola monitoring for traveler... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - 22 hours ago]
MLHS has Ebola plan in place [Published Mille Lacs Messenger - Oct 22 2014]
Coping with concussions beyond the field and in... [Published District Administration - Oct 22 2014]
In Oak Park Heights, former mayor challenges co... [Published TwinCities.com - Oct 22 2014]
Ebola victim's widow pleads for death certifica... [Published KARE 11 - Oct 22 2014]
New: MN Dept. of Health sets up Ebola informati... [Published Northland's NewsCenter - Oct 22 2014]
MDH establishes information line for Minnesotan... [Published Office of the Governor of Minnesota - Oct 21 2014]
Minnesota creates Ebola hot line to answer ques... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 21 2014]
Anoka County resource fair spreads word to immi... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 21 2014]
Ebola hotline created by Minnesota Department o... [Published KMSP-TV - Oct 21 2014]
Ebola questions? Health Department's new public... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Oct 21 2014]
Health department sets up Ebola hotline [Published St. Cloud Times - Oct 21 2014]
Ebola 'looms large' for paramedics preparing in... [Published Minnesota Public Radio - Oct 21 2014]
More medical groups want study of proposed Poly... [Published TwinCities.com - Oct 21 2014]
Local Liberians Feel Stigmatized Due to Ebola F... [Published KSTP - Oct 21 2014]
Ehresmann on Ebola [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 21 2014]
She The People: In Minneapolis, Liberians come ... [Published Washington Post - Oct 20 2014]
Live Chat Replay: Answering your questions abou... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 20 2014]
Fairview Health Services prepares for Ebola [Published Hometown Source - Oct 20 2014]
WeedHire's Third Quarter 2014 Cannabis Jobs Rep... [Published BusinessWeek - Oct 20 2014]
New Safety Guidelines Proposed for Health Care ... [Published KSTP - Oct 20 2014]
Local Liberians rally to defeat Ebola fears [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 20 2014]
Health officials need to re-read their mission ... [Published Examiner.com - Oct 20 2014]
Ellison leads Ebola meeting in Brooklyn Center ... [Published KARE 11 - Oct 19 2014]
Willmar turkey plant resumes operation after ma... [Published Minneapolis Star Tribune - Oct 19 2014]
Health departments to survey metro residents [Published LillieNews.com - Oct 18 2014]
State taking new approach to suicide research [Published KIMT.COM - Oct 18 2014]
Gov. Dayton Joined by Cabinet, Airport and Heal... [Published KSTP - Oct 18 2014]
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Greater Twin Cities United Way and Medtronic Jo... [Published theCSRfeed - Aug 20 2014]
SOURCE: Medtronic DESCRIPTION: MINNEAPOLIS, August 20, 2014 /3BL Media/ – Greater Twin Cities United Way today strengthened their long-standing commitment to improving the health and well-being of Twin Cities’ communities by teaming up with Medtronic ...
BH : E. Coli infections / North-America / USA [... [Published RSOE EDIS - EBHWM - Jul 22 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140722-44623-USA Date / time: 22/07/2014 03:39:46 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Name of Hazard: E. Coli infections Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Minnesota City: Cloquet Description: The Minnesota Department ...
Biological Hazard - North-America - USA [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jul 22 2014]
EDIS Number: BH-20140722-44623-USA Date / time: 22/07/2014 03:39:46 [UTC] Event: Biological Hazard Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of Minnesota Location: Cloquet [Fond Du Lac Reservation] Number of Deads: N/A Number of Injured: ...
New & Emerging Tickborne diseases: Agents, clin... [Published CDC Streaming Health - YouTube - Jul 11 2014]
<a style="font-size: 15px; font-weight: bold;font-decoration: none;" href="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-pWpKdl-tsA&feature=youtube_gdata"&gt;New & Emerging Tickborne diseases: Agents, clinical features & surveillance This webinar features: Dr. ...
Thanks, Jenny! [Published Balloon Juice - Jun 12 2014]
Excellent : A measles outbreak in Minnesota offers a case study of how the disease is transmitted in the United States today: An unvaccinated person travels abroad, brings measles back and infects vulnerable people — including children who are unprotected ...
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