Via the Ministry of Health and Social Welfare, a June 20 Press Release. Excerpt:
Mano River Union countries are strengthening collaboration to effectively address the Ebola outbreak in the sub-region.
Liberia’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Bernice Dahn, is among delegates from Guinea and Sierra Leone meeting in Conakry, Guinea, to discuss and strengthen efforts to contain the Ebola outbreak. The meeting will pave the way for a coordinated approach in dealing with critical issues of Ebola prevention and control including surveillance, contact tracing and followup, case management, and information-sharing in the region.
The delegates will also review current critical issues about Ebola prevention, and adopt a robust approach in containing the spread of the virus.
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According to the release, eight more deaths have brought Liberia's Ebola total to 17, with 18 confirmed cases. Three more suspected cases are being tested.