Any patient who is unwell with fever or history of fever in the past 24hrs, and have travelled to or transited through West Africa [Guinea, Liberia or Sierra Leone] in the past 21 days

OR

Any patient who is unwell with fever or history of fever in the past 24hrs, abd gave cared for or had contact with a confirmed or strongly suspected case of Ebola or handled speciments or dead body of a confirmed or suspected case of Ebola

MUST NOT visit the surgery or ask for a home visit

Call the surgery instead and a Doctor will contact you back immediately to have a risk assessment done over the phone. This is to avoid any transmission and contamination from the disease.

Ebola virus disease is a serious, usually fatal, disease for which there are no licensed treatments or vaccines. To read more about ebola, visit the following links listed below: