Officials: Sacramento Patient Being Tested For Ebola Is “Low Risk” For Infection

August 21, 2014 1:45 PM

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California health officials say there’s not much reason to worry right now about getting infected by the Ebola virus. This comes on the heels of an announcement that a Sacramento patient is in isolation while being tested for the virus.

Health officials say there are three criteria to determine risk of Ebola infection: travel to outbreak regions, the patient’s specific exposures and their clinical picture.

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