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Vanderburgh Co. health officials to address Ebola preparedness

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) - The Vanderburgh County Health Department will provide an update Wednesday on regional efforts regarding Ebola preparedness.

The VCHD acts as the local resource for coordinating a response to infection disease situations. 

They follow the recommendations from the Indiana State Department of Health, the CDC and local infectious disease experts.

Dr. Ken Spear, Health Officer with the VCHD, will make remarks at a press conference at 3:30 p.m. at the Civic Center.

Representatives from public health, health care, EMS, first responders and public safety will also be on hand to answer questions.

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