Americans want quarantine for Ebola medics

November 4, 2014 9:33 AM

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Americans want quarantine for Ebola medics

NEW YORK: Nearly 75% of Americans surveyed in a Reuters/Ipsos poll believe medics returning to the United States after treating people with Ebola should be quarantined, and 80 percent believe the healthcare workers' movements should be controlled.

The findings show broad support for the type of controversial new screening rules announced by the governors of New York and New Jersey for people arriving at New York City's international airports from the three West African countries where the virus has killed nearly 5,000 people.

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