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Doctor to Be Monitored in US After Possible Exposure to Ebola - The Quint

The UNMC, located in Omaha, the largest city in the state of Nebraska, said the individual has currently no Ebola symptoms but will be monitored, according to a press release from the college, Xinhua news agency reported.

The monitoring will likely last up to two weeks. Once there appears any symptom, the Nebraska Biocontainment Unit will be activated to admit the person, who is not officially a patient and remains anonymous due to privacy concerns.

According to Ted Cieslak, an infectious disease specialist with Nebraska Medicine and associate professor of epidemiology in the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Public Health,