FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 23, 2014 9:40pm
Joint Statement from NYC Health and Hospitals Corporation and NYC Department of Health
An individual who returned to the United States on Sunday from one of the West African nations facing the Ebola epidemic was taken to HHC's Bellevue Hospital Center earlier today. The individual has been blood tested and the results are negative for Ebola. An alternative diagnosis has been confirmed and the individual remains at Bellevue in critical condition.
For more information, visit the NYC Department of Health website and the CDC website.