Ebola

Information for Health Professionals

Last updated Nov. 21, 2022

An outbreak of Ebola has been declared in the African country of Uganda. The risk of exposure in Alberta, and all of Canada, remains low. There are no suspected or confirmed cases of Ebola in Canada.

Ebola is officially known as Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) and is also called Viral Hemorrhagic Fever.

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Ebola Resources for AHS Staff & Health Professionals

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2022-11-04 Ebola Emergency Department & Urgent Care Centre Triage Protocol (Screening & Rapid Assessment at presentation to ED/UCC) Infection Prevention and Control, Algorithm / Pathway
2022-10-14 Laboratory Bulletin: Ebola Testing & Outbreaks Bulletin
2022-11-09 Ebola Guidance for Acute Care Settings Infection Prevention & Control (IPC) & Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) Guidance
2019-12-01 PPE Requirements for Suspect / Confirmed Ebola Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2022-10-28 Alberta Public Health Disease Management Guidelines: Ebola Haemorrhagic Fever Guidance
2021-06-16 Cleaning Disinfection Patient Room/Space - Occupied (Isolation) Process Hygiene / Cleaning
2021-06-16 Cleaning Disinfection Patient Room/Space - Isolation Room upon Discharge Process Hygiene / Cleaning
2022-11-09 Contact & Droplet Precautions Suspect / Confirmed Ebola Infection Prevention & Control
2019-12-01 Room Entry Log Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Donning & Doffing Area Setup Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Suspected or Confirmed Personal Protective Equipment Donning Coveralls Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Suspected or Confirmed Personal Protective Equipment Doffing Coveralls Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Suspected or Confirmed Personal Protective Equipment Donning Fluid Impervious Gown Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Suspected or Confirmed Personal Protective Equipment Doffing Fluid Impervious Gown Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Personal Protective Equipment Donning for Buddy Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Personal Protective Equipment Doffing for Buddy Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Checklist for Suspected or Confirmed PPE Donning Coveralls Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Checklistfor Suspected or Confirmed PPE Doffing Coveralls Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Checklist for Suspected or Confirmed PPE Donning Fluid Impervious Gown Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Checklist for Suspected or Confirmed PPE Doffing Fluid Impervious Gown Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Checklist for Suspected or Confirmed PPE Donning Buddy Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2019-12-01 Ebola Checklist for Suspected or Confirmed PPE Doffing Buddy Infection Prevention and Control, Personal Protective Equipment
2022-10-31 Care of the Adult Critically Ill Patient with Confirmed, Probable or Suspected Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) Guidance
2022-11-09 Ebola Waste Management Recommendations Guidance
2022-11-21 South Health Campus – Viral Hemorrhagic Fever (VHF) Designated Receiving Facility Action Plan Guidance

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