The 2014-2016 West Africa Ebola outbreak led US hospitals to prepare to treat Ebola patients, with significant attributable costs. A nationwide preparedness transition to a tiered approach allowed regional allocation of preparedness resources for Ebola frontline, assessment, and treatment hospitals. Preparedness costs for assessment centers were significant and largely uncompensated.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology|
|State||Published - Nov 1 2017|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)
- Infectious Diseases