FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
October 28, 2014 11:55 am
Statement from NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation
The 5-yr old patient who is receiving care at HHC Bellevue Hospital Center has been fully cleared after a negative Ebola test. His fever was caused by a respiratory illness that was confirmed by a lab test. He will be removed from isolation and will remain hospitalized at Bellevue.
The patient with Ebola, Dr. Spencer, remains in serious but stable condition.
For more information, visit the NYC Department of Health website and the CDC website.