The National Port Authority or NPA last weekend donated ten hospital beds and beddings to the Phebe Hospital in Suakoko, Bong County.
A UNICEF initiative to establish real time data flow to the Ministry of Health (MOH) and Ebola health care centers throughout the country is in its final stages and may become operational as early as this week.
A high level 15-member advance team from the People’s Republic of China is expected in Liberia Friday, October 24, 2014 for the construction and operation of Ebola Treatment Units in the Country.
Health workers here are in complete worry as the French medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres downsizes some 38 contractors from Ebola Treatment Unit in Foya, Lofa County as a result of stabilizing infection rate there.
Data available to The NewDawn indicates that Ebola infection rate among Liberians is on the decrease. As of 20 October the country currently has 410 cases nationwide.
The head of the Médicins San Frontières (MSF) run Ebola Treatment Unit (ETU) in Foya, Lofa County Dr. Serge St. Louis, briefing President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, said Lofa could soon be declared an Ebola free county if the pace at which the transmission has broken continues.
Two organizations, Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Incorporated, (Eta Epsilon Lambda Chapter #260), and Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, (Eta Beta Omega Chapter) have turned over to the Liberian government 100 bedrooms Ebola Treatment Unit (ETU) in Browerville, Montserado County.
A Cuban Medical Team arrives in Liberia today, Wednesday, 22 October to join the fight against the deadly Ebola Virus.
The French medical charity Medecins Sans Frontieres or MSF which runs an Ebola Treatment Unit in Foya, Lofa County is warning here that “we have to stay vigilant” even if the Ebola situation in the county is stabilizing.
Despite the increased death toll as a result of the Ebola Virus Disease, residents of Workpor Town, Cinta Township in Margibi County have denied the existence of the virus and chased away an Ebola awareness team from their town.