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Laurel Regional has 'process in place' for Ebola patients
Laurel Regional has 'process in place' for Ebola patients

Nationwide, hospitals and health care officials are aggressively developing strategies and protocols in response to the Ebola virus, which has claimed more than 4,000 lives in West Africa and one death in the United States. Although no Ebola cases have been reported in Maryland, state and Laurel health care officials are doing the same. On Monday, Gov. Martin O’Malley announced that all travelers returning from Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea, the countries hardest hit by Ebola, will be closely monitored during the 21 days that they could develop the virus. Airport screeners will provide Maryland health officials with the names and contact information of travelers from the three...