Reuters: Florida to monitor health of travelers from Ebola-hit countries

Florida will require 21-day health monitoring of people returning to the state from Ebola-affected countries in Africa, Governor Rick Scott said, even though the state has no airports authorized to receive travelers from the three nations. Scott signed an executive order mandating twice-daily health evaluations of anyone who has come from Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. … Click here to read more

Martin County Sheriff’s Office / Martin County Fire Rescue partner for Ebola preparedness training

The Martin County Sheriff’s Office Emergency Management Team, in continued partnership with the professionals at Martin County Fire Rescue, will conduct specialized training to deal with Ebola contamination. … Click here to read more

Gov. Scott: Patient being monitored for possible Ebola symptoms

CBS Miami: According to the governor, a patient is being treated for symptoms in Sarasota at Sarasota Memorial Hospital. The patient is being monitored and treated in isolation as a precaution because he had recently traveled to West Africa, Gov. Scott said. … Click here to read more