The C.H. Rennie Hospital in Kakata, Margibi County has benefitted from an assortment of medical supplies from the Margibi Association of America.
The Deputy Incident Manager of the Incident Management Team, says that for Liberia to maintain zero new Ebola cases, health protocols must be strictly adhered to at all of Liberia’s borders.
Tolbert Nyenswah, the head of the Ebola Incident Management Team, says Liberia is on the verge of being declared Ebola free. On the other hand, the high rate of reported cases from Sierra Leone and Guinea put Liberia at Risk. He made the disclosure Thursday at the Monrovia City Hall.
The Government of Liberia, with support from the United Nations Development Programme, has begun installing equipment to sterilize and manage medical waste at various hospitals in the country.
One of Monrovia’s most under-equipped health facilities, Redemption Hospital, has received several medical supplies worth $50,000 USD on Feb. 26, to strengthen it to meet public health demands.
United States-based pharmaceutical company Mapp Biopharmaceutical has begun testing the Ebola virus treatment ZMapp in Liberia.
My Heart’s Appeal, an international humanitarian organization, will host the third celebration in Liberia of the World Down Syndrome Day on March 21.
Administrators in Margibi County have denied reports from the Liberian News Agency stating that there are four new cases of Ebola in the county.