The likelihood of an outbreak of Ebola in this country remains extremely remote but, like hospitals throughout this country, Penn Medicine continues to prepare for the potential of receiving a suspected or confirmed Ebola patients.
We encourage all staff to continue to check for updates. Also, two phone lines are available to assist clinicians and staff around the clock:
*Clinicians with patient-related questions should call 215-614-0524. A physician will answer and handle calls about screening, isolation and, if necessary, lead arrangements for patient transport to HUP from another entity.
*General questions not pertaining to direct patient care can be directed to 215-615-2929.