Reuters has announced that another American may have been exposed to the Ebola virus. According to the CDC, this American may have had "contact" with the Ebola positive unnamed American. The American had also been volunteering in Sierra Leone. News outlets are reporting that this American will be flown to Atlanta, home of the prestigious Emory University.
The Huffington Post reports "none of the volunteers in Sierra Leone who had contact with the NIH patient have tested positive for Ebola. The CDC and the U.S. State Department have developed contingency plans for flying home other Americans in that group, who would also be expected to isolate themselves for 21 days."
The unnamed American that had contracted Ebola in Sierra Leone has arrived at the NIH facilities. NIH listed the health status of the patient as serious. The American had provided care through the organization: Partners In Health.