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Dallas Nurse Treated For Ebola Released From Hospital Virus-FreeA nurse who caught Ebola while caring for the patient diagnosed in Dallas was released from a hospital Friday, free of the virus.
CDC Releases Revised Guidelines For Protecting Medical Staff From EbolaOfficials on Monday night released the advice, which health workers had pushed hard for after two Dallas nurses became infected while caring for the first person diagnosed with the virus in the United States.
US Steps Up Response As Ebola Worries GrowThe revelation that a second Dallas nurse who is ill with Ebola was cleared to fly the day before her diagnosis raised new alarms as leaders of the nation's public health system prepared to defend their efforts to contain the deadly virus.
CDC Cleared Texas Nurse Now Diagnosed With Ebola To Fly On Commercial FlightThe CDC knew that the Texas nurse now diagnosed with Ebola had a slight fever before clearing her to fly on a commercial flight.
2nd Ebola Patient Flew Day Before Testing Positive; 132 Passengers Now Being ContactedThe night before she was diagnosed with Ebola, a Texas nurse flew back to the Dallas area from Cleveland, according to health officials who are now trying to contact the other passengers.
2nd Texas Hospital Worker Tests Positive For Ebola; More Cases PossibleThe Ebola crisis in the U.S. took another alarming turn Wednesday with word that a second Dallas nurse caught the disease from a patient and flew across the Midwest aboard an airliner the day before she fell ill. President Barack Obama canceled a campaign trip to address the outbreak.
UC Davis 'Whistleblower' Wins Lawsuit After Reporting Unethical Study On PrisonersA jury has awarded a $730,000 verdict to a whistleblower who reported on an unethical pain management study on prison inmates by researchers at the University of California, Davis.
Former Salinas Nurse Charged With Elder Abuse, Tax FraudA former nursing assistant has been charged with stealing from an elderly Salinas woman in her care and providing false information on tax returns and unemployment benefit claims.
Bill To Require EpiPens In Public Schools Faces Opposition From Teachers Union A California Senate bill would require public schools to stock epinephrine auto-injectors on campus in the event a student experiences a severe allergic reaction or anaphylaxis, but those in the medical field are getting push back from the teachers union.
Woman Arrested For Pretending To Be Nurse At San Jose HospitalAuthorities are telling Bay Area hospitals to be on alert after a woman was arrested for pretending to be a nurse at a San Jose medical center.
No Charges After California Care Home Refuses To Give CPRPolice said Wednesday that no criminal charges will be filed after a care worker's attention-grabbing refusal to perform CPR on a resident of a Central California independent-living facility.
California Woman Denied CPR Wanted No Intervention, Family SaysThe company whose employee refused to administer CPR to a dying woman said Tuesday that the employee wrongly interpreted its policy. But the elderly woman’s family said she would not have wanted life-prolonging aid.
Police Investigating CPR Refusal, Death At Bakersfield Senior FacilityPolice on Monday were investigating whether there was any criminal wrongdoing in the handling of a health emergency at an independent living facility where a woman died after a nurse refused to provide CPR.
Nurse At California Senior Facility Refuses CPR To Dying WomanA Central California retirement facility is under scrutiny after a 911 call revealed a nurse refused to give an unconscious woman CPR. The woman later died.