Ebola

Nah, no travel ban in needed.

NEW HAVEN, Conn. —Hospital officials in at Yale-New Haven Hospital are awaiting test results on a patient who recently traveled to Liberia and was admitted to the hospital with a fever.

“Yale-New Haven Hospital admitted a patient late Wednesday night for evaluation of Ebola-like symptoms. We have not confirmed or ruled out any diagnosis at this point,” the hospital said in a statement, according to the Hartford Courant.

The patient was placed in isolation and a hazmat team was called to the hospital Wednesday night.

Hospital officials confirmed the patient was one of the Yale University student researchers who helped monitor the Ebola outbreak in Liberia last month, according to WFSB-TV.

“We are working in cooperation with city, state and federal health officials,” the hospital said.

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