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New York hospital testing man for Ebola
New York - A man is being tested for Ebola after checking himself into the Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City.
The ABC affiliate in New York says the man is in "strict isolation" and experiencing gastrointestinal symptoms and a high fever.
This is not a confirmed case of Ebola yet. The patient did travel to a West African country recently.
The hospital released the following statement:
All necessary steps are being taken to ensure the safety of all patients, visitors and staff. We will continue to work closely with federal, state and city health officials to address and monitor this case, keep the community informed and provide the best quality care to all of our patients.