Still, an investment in equipment and training would be reasonable under the circumstances. We might want to start by restoring the funding that the GOP cut from CDC in their shortsight fervor to curry favor with low information voters..
Not for nothing...but for 35-55K, I'm not going NEAR an ebola patient. Period.
"Half full or half empty doesn't matter. What matters is, you've only got half a glass...so what are you going to do about it?" - Me
We know how they took extra precaution in cleaning up at the apartment where the guy got sick. Ever use a power washer? Splashes on everything in the general area, anyone could walk in all the water draining away and these guys weren't protected. Yet the White House assured us we had nothing to worry about.
A solution from the Saud.
Saudi Arabia sought to assure the public that the kingdom was Ebola-free as an estimated 2 million Muslims streamed into a sprawling tent city near Mecca on Thursday for the start of the annual Islamic hajj pilgrimage. Ebola is believed to have sickened more than 7,100 people in West Africa and killed more than 3,300, according to the World Health Organization.
Earlier this year, Saudi authorities banned people from Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea — the countries hardest hit in the epidemic — from getting visas as a precaution against the Ebola virus. The decision has affected a total of 7,400 pilgrims from the three countries. "The most important precaution that (the kingdom) has taken was to restrict visas from the affected areas," she told The Associated Press.....snip~
Saudi Arabia Takes Precautions Against Ebola As Pilgrims Stream Into Mecca For Hajj