Ebola Virus Disease Awareness

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A Texas hospital is currently treating a patient who tested positive for Ebola, a serious and often fatal virus. Stay informed about the Ebola virus, learn about its signs and symptoms, and take the appropriate steps to keep you and your family safe.

Ebola Facts

Signs and Symptoms

Ebola symptoms can include:


If you think you have been exposed to someone who has Ebola and you experience symptoms, seek medical attention immediately!

Always practice careful hygiene. Wash your hands frequently and use alcohol based hand sanitizers. Avoid contact with blood or other bodily fluids from ill individuals. Do not handle objects you believe may have come in contact with an infected individual.


For more information on the Ebola virus visit:

Interim Guidance for Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Systems and 9-1-1 Public Safety Answering Points (PSAPs)