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Special Pathogens Preparedness Self Assessment

NETEC has a self-assessment tool available to download in order to provide a framework to assess for special pathogens preparedness. This tool can help identify any potential gaps and opportunities for improvement.
Region: United States
Source: NETEC
Updated: Aug. 17, 2018

CDPH Ebola Virus Disease Medical Waste Management

The California Department of Public Health’s guidelines for management of Ebola contaminated medical waste based on federal guidelines and standards including specific guidance regarding packaging, labeling, and treatment.
Region: California
Source: CDPH
Updated: Feb. 01, 2017

Disinfectants for Use against Ebola

The EPA’s list of registered disinfectants that meet CDC criteria for use against the Ebola virus on hard, non-porous surfaces.
Region: United States
Source: US EPA
Updated: Apr. 04, 2022

Management of Wastewater Generated by Patient Infected with Ebola

Memo with revised consensus recommendations for dialogue between the wastewater sector and hospitals on the management of wastewater generated by patients infected with the Ebola virus.
Region: California
Source: CASA
Updated: Jun. 02, 2016

Planning Guidance for Category A Waste

How to safely handle, inactivate, transport, and dispose of Category A infectious waste.
Region: United States
Source: US DOT
Updated: Jun. 10, 2022