03, · DR Congo + 5 more. Risk Communication and Community Engagement for Ebola Virus Disease Preparedness and Response - Lessons Learnt and Recommendations from Burundi, Rwanda, Sou Sudan, Tanzania. 30, · e Coalition for Epidemic Preparedness In ations (CEPI) was launched in at e Forum's Annual Meeting – bringing toge er experts from government, business, heal, academia and civil society to accelerate e development of vaccines against emerging infectious diseases and to enable access to ese vaccines during outbreaks. e funding provided rough e Hospital Preparedness Program (HPP) Ebola Preparedness and Response Activities is intended to ensure e nation’s heal care system is ready to safely and successfully identify, isolate, assess, transport, and treat patients wi Ebola or patients under investigation for Ebola, and at it is well prepared for a future Ebola outbreak. Feb , · We work wi e community making use of e local leader, having town hall meetings, organizing role play in e community. We organize meeting where heal workers go do presentations [on] e signs and symptoms of Ebola, what can be done to prevent yourself, and en now we ask e local leaders into group section to go and tell us what ey ink can be eir contribution to Cited by: 2. MISSION REPORT Ebola preparedness peer review mission, Romania, 1 Executive sum y On 19-21 ch an ECDC led team of experts visited Romania at e invitation of Dr Raed Arafat, Secretary of State and Head of e Department for Emergency Situations, Ministry of Internal Affairs. 1. Streng en its preparedness should ere be introduction of e Ebola virus disease into e country. 2. Review e preparedness and readiness activities already undertaken, is was based on e findings from e full simulation exercise conducted and e recommendations from e preparedness joint monitoring mission team. 3. Ebola data analysis workshop. Dates: 23-24 y Place: Freetown, Sierra Leone. In an effort to address questions about e collection, curation, and analysis of data at have arisen during e course of West African Ebola virus disease outbreak, e US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and WHO convened an informal data analysis workshop on 23-24 y in Freetown. e National Epidemic Preparedness Prevention Management and Control Committee (NEPPMC) shall maintain Ebola Preparedness at e top of e agenda of its mon ly meetings. e NEPPMC shall provide overall leadership at e technical level for e national response to EVD. O er stakeholders shall provide eir input to is committee. Detailed Hospital Checklist for Ebola Preparedness. e U.S. Department of Heal and Human Services (DHHS), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and Office of e Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response (ASPR), in addition to o er federal, state, and local partners, aim to increaseunderstanding of. 05, · e Uganda Red Cross Society (URCS) has been participating in MoH led coordination meetings and engaging in preparedness activities such as reviewing EVD contingency plan, surveillance on cross. 07, · County Ebola task force meetings take place regularly, and an Ebola incident management system is in place. Additional ambulances and pickup trucks have been provided to county heal teams. ree Ebola treatment units and multiple community care centers are planned for ese sou eastern counties. e objectives of e meeting were: • To review e status of current efforts to streng en preparedness for Ebola virus dis-ease, build IHR capacity, and streng en heal systems in Africa • To reach consensus on critical concepts, rela-tionships and processes needed to streng en capacity for heal security preparedness at country level. e international community must step up funding and support streng ening of preparedness and response in DRC and neighbouring countries. e Chair en reviewed e agenda for e meeting and introduced e presenters. and control measures at points of entry, for cross-border preparedness. e UN Ebola Emergency Response Coordinator. 08, · Readiness to detect and respond to outbreaks of infectious disease such as Ebola is e goal of e Global Heal Security Agenda (GHSA) (17), an initiative supported by countries, government agencies, and international organizations to assist countries wi attaining compliance wi e International Heal Regulations (18) and accelerate progress tod detecting and mitigating . Ebola Preparedness - Call and Webinar Recordings AHA Conference Call: Ebola Strategic Lessons Learned for Hospital Executives, February 24,  . AHA to Host Call wi CDC on Ebola Tuesday, . 11 at 3 p.m. ET, ember , Replay: AHA to Host Call wi CDC on Ebola, . 11 CDC and ASPR to Host Webinar for Hosp. 16, · Ahead of a key expert meeting convened by e United Nations to ide whe er to lare e ongoing Ebola outbreak in e Democratic Republic of e Congo (DRC) an international heal emergency, e UN Children’s Fund UNICEF ned at e epidemic is infecting more children an earlier outbreaks. 03, · Ebola is a serious illness caused by e Ebola virus. Ebola symptoms include fever greater an 1.5°F and severe headache, muscle pain, vomiting, diarrhea, stomach pain, or unexplained bleeding or bruising. Symptoms appear anywhere from 2 to 21 days after exposure, al ough 8 to days is most common. How is Ebola Spread? 25, · Since e first cases of Ebola were reported in West Africa last spring, Americans have understood e need to contain e disease at its source while fortifying our preparedness in e U.S. at is why Republican and Democratic lawmakers came toge er to approve $5.4 billion of e President’s emergency funding request to implement. 05, · Conference Calls/Meetings During Alameda County Public Heal Department conference calls, webinars and meetings information and guidance regarding current or recent infectious diseases, heal care preparedness and response, topics will be discussed by subject matter experts wi an opportunity for participants to ask questions. 04, · e Joint Ministerial Communiqué on e Occasion of e Meeting of e Regional Ministers of Heal on Ebola Preparedness and Response was released on 25, . Preparedness and Response Plan for Ebola virus disease e Government of e Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (). Introduction. Viral haemorrhagic fever including Ebola virus disease (EVD) has been a statutorily notifiable disease and Ebola virus . TSAV Rio Grande Valley Hospital Preparedness Coalition. Ebola Workgroup Conference Call Meeting. Tuesday uary 5, @ :00.M. I. Call to Order. e meeting was called to order by Cristina Madrid, HPP Planner. II. Roll Call Ebola Workgroup roll call was conducted by Jessy Hernandez, HPP Planner. Ebola Workgroup Committee Present. 25, · Secretary Azar delivers re ks following a meeting of heal ministers on e Ebola outbreak in e Democratic Republic of e Congo, and speaks about how e international work to end is outbreak is one of e top global heal priorities for President Trump. Texas Ebola Response: Lessons Learned Bruce Clements, MPH Preparedness Director Texas Department of State Heal Services Eleven Annual DPHP Meeting Agenda Glendale, AZ e scientific community must argue for e most conservative infection control responses at. is careful preparation can mitigate e risk a case present to e campus community. Timely and accurate communications can reduce community concerns. is presentation provides an overview of Ebola preparedness for senior student affairs and campus heal leaders. Feb 04, · At e meeting an in-dep review of e consolidated checklist for Ebola Preparedness highlighted key gaps and areas to be addressed, including community engagement, infection prevention and control, contact tracing and logistics. A dashboard was also presented which allowed partners to accurately target needs and gaps. 11, · Community engagement (CE) is an important dimension of disease control and preparedness interventions. Responses to e Ebola outbreak in West Africa between and understandably necessitated me ods to engage e community in interventions to achieve effective disease control .Amongst ese response programs were e numerous Ebola vaccine trials . is Ebola Communication Preparedness Implementation Kit (I-Kit) provides national and local stakeholders, as well as program managers, wi key considerations and a roadmap for instituting and implementing critical, relevant, practical and timely communication for responding to e reat of an Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) outbreak. transmission during e recent Ebola outbreak). e meeting output will feed into e development of e World Heal Organization (WHO) Research and Development Blueprint for preparedness for epidemics. is report outlines e core output from e meeting under Meeting Proceedings, including sum ies of each speaker presentation and Q&A session. Discuss what projects will work best in your community. • Group votes on project choice. 0:45-0:55 Set goals and identify leadership • Ask which attendees are interested in being volunteer leaders - ey should stay after e meeting for 15 minutes and commit to a weekly planning meeting beginning 2-3 mon s before e service project. •. Two private media organisations were contacted to obtain records of political speeches, events and conferences covering e period between ch and ember , corresponding to e time between e start of e Ebola outbreak and e agenda-setting of e post-Ebola HSS programme in Guinea (table 2). Appendix L Ebola Virus Community Preparedness Forum 9 Appendix M Draft e Council met for a total of five meetings, ree publicly noticed full council meetings and two publicly noticed subcommittee meetings. Agendas, minutes, and all materials. Ebola, previously known as Ebola hemorrhagic fever, is a rare and deadly disease caused by infection wi one of e Ebola virus strains. Ebola can cause disease in humans and nonhuman primates (monkeys, gorillas, and chimpanzees). Ebola viruses are found in several African countries. Ebola Virus. As aeness about Ebola virus disease has increased, so have understandable but often unnecessary fears. e Metro Public Heal Department (MPHD) is dedicated to provide residents of Nashville/Davidson County wi e most timely and accurate information about e Ebola Virus. We have included Ebola as a permanent agenda on our village meetings to inform our people to notify village leadership whenever ey receive visitors or patients referred from e DRC regions at are affected by Ebola, says Malinde. 19, · Questions regarding agenda items, content, or meeting arrangements should be directed to: Jodie Vanyo, Senior Advisor, Laboratory and Infectious Disease Services Division, DSHS. Phone: (512) 776-2194, E-mail: [email protected] is meeting is open to e public. No reservations are required, and ere is no cost to attend is meeting. TSAV Rio Grande Valley Hospital Preparedness Coalition Ebola Workgroup Conference Call Meeting Monday April 4, @ :00.M. I. Call to Order e meeting was called to order by Cristina Madrid, HPP Lead Planner at :03 AM. II. Roll Call Ebola Workgroup roll call was conducted by Jessy Hernandez, HPP Planner Ebola Workgroup Committee Present. 16, · Community Preparedness Committee Minutes e location of e ober 16 meeting was e Flint Hills Community Heal Center, Jones Conference Room. ose in attendance: Renee and personnel at Newman Regional would like e CPC to participate in an Ebola tabletop exercise, to which e group agreed. She will send out several dates to choose. Environmental Heal – Profoundly Local & Profoundly Useful by David Dyjack - Wed, ember 12, . Nutrition, community resilience, and poverty are just a few factors at are of great importance to public heal professionals, which include representatives for maternal and child heal, preparedness, nutrition, epidemiology, and land use planning, among o ers. 17, · Al ough e DRC has successfully stopped prior Ebola outbreaks — more an any o er country in e world — is is e first time one has been lared on e backdrop of . e Pennsylvania Department of Heal (PADOH) is closely monitoring e Ebola situation in e U.S. and o er countries. e department is in continuous contact wi e Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), county and municipal heal departments across e state, hospital and medical associations, individual heal care facilities, EMS providers, West African community leaders. e Delae Homeland Security Terrorism Preparedness Working Group, Training and Exercise Subcommittee will hold a meeting on ember 4 at 8:30 am in Room 7 of e Delae State Fire School, Dover, DE 19904. Agenda Call to Order and Introductions. Approval of Minutes (-8-) Recognition of Visitors. Approval of agenda. Reports. Fur ermore, it has presented e international community and, more importantly, nonaffected countries wi e prospect of reassessing eir heal systems’ actual level of preparedness to prevent, detect, and manage a potential or confirmed case of Ebola virus disease and to implement e temporary recommendations issued in ust . Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response • ober 3, • Meeting Minutes • Page 1 of 7 Task Force on Infectious Disease Preparedness and Response Meeting Minutes Wednesday, ober 3, 1:30 p.m. Moreton Building - Room M- 0 1 0 West 49 Street, Austin, TX 78756 Agenda Item 1: Call to Order. Gavi-eligible countries face a variety of challenges, from impending aid transitions to global heal security reats. A projected 26 countries  will undergo full Gavi transition by 2025, wi only 27 countries still eligible for Gavi financing in 2040.  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