EBOLA COMMUNIQUE - Ebola Virus Disease: Clinical Resources (14 January 2015)

We would like to draw your attention today to the latest Ebola virus disease (EVD) clinical resources that the State Health Emergency Coordination Centre - Ebola Virus Disease Incident Management Team (SHECC EVD IMT) has made available on Queensland Health’s website.

These resources include the Queensland Ebola virus disease management plan — the overarching guiding document for managing this disease in Queensland which is supported by a suite of guidelines and forms listed below.  All of these resources can be found on the Qld Health Ebola resource page.

Interim guidelines for managing Ebola virus disease patients (clinical guidelines)
Interim infection control guidelines for the management of Ebola virus disease in Queensland
Interim personal protective equipment guidelines for managing Ebola virus disease patients
Interim guidelines for Ebola virus disease environmental cleaning in a community setting
Interim guidelines for Ebola virus disease voluntary home restriction
Interim guidelines for Healthcare workers deployed to Ebola virus disease affected countries
EVD exposure assessment forms—short and long
EVD case report form

Please feel free to check back on www.health.qld.gov.au/ebola frequently regarding updated information and new resources.

If you have any questions about EVD and available resources, please email SHECC EVD IMT at SHECCEVDIMT@health.qld.gov.au

Thank you for your cooperation and support.

Kind regards

SHECC—EVD IMT
State Health Emergency Coordination Centre—Ebola Virus Disease Incident Management Team