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Nurses Union: Workers Knew Hospitals Weren’t Ebola-Ready

Posted On October 19, 2014

(Minneapolis, MN) -- Some nurses are accusing hospitals of not taking the threat of Ebola seriously.   On CBS' "Face the Nation," National Nurses United co-president Jean Ross said health care workers reported their hospitals weren't prepared for an outbreak even before the first case arrived in the U.S. The Dallas hospital that treated Thomas…

UN Ebola Leader: We’re At War With Ebola

Posted On October 19, 2014

(Accra, Ghana) -- The head of the UN's Ebola response in Africa says this outbreak is unlike any the World Health Organization has dealt with previously.   On NBC's "Meet the Press," Anthony Banbury said his group is playing catch up and needs more health care workers to end the crisis. He said previous Ebola…