FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 13, 2014
Statement by HHC Regarding Bellevue
There are no patients at Bellevue with Ebola. Two patients there this morning were evaluated and it was quickly determined they did not have the virus. Because of the heightened alert, hospitals will be using enhanced scrutiny and an abundance of caution when reviewing questionable cases, and are meticulously following all public health and CDC protocols.
For more information, visit the NYC Department of Health website and the CDC website.