A British journalist has commented that the American response to the Ebola crisis has been amazingly underwhelming. From all reports, it is clear that the matter was mishandled in Dallas.
We need to develop protocols to protect our citizens. Protective equipment needs to be provided. As the majority of medical centers in the U.S. seem ill-equipped to handle the disease, two centers should be established, Emory among them. Quarantines need to be established. Travel restrictions should be imposed.
We are faced with the worst epidemic since AIDS in the 1980’s. The stakes are amazingly high.