'Heroic' Health Care Worker Tests Positive for Ebola

Texas officials hold news conference on new Ebola patient.
1:41 | 10/12/14

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Here today. To communicate about it health care worker. Who has contracted the able virus. On that health care worker. Is a heroic person. Providing care to it to mr. Duncan. Met with that health care workers. Parents. And the health care worker and their parents have asked that their privacy. Be respected and their name not be released. At this time. I expected -- with the activities that happened today. Information will come to life but let's remember. As we do our work that these this is. A real person. Two. It is going. Through a great ordeal and so is that person's family. And bullets be as respectful as we can possibly be. We had we we expected -- that something. That it is possible. That -- second. Person could contract the virus contingency plans were -- Put into two place and the hospital. Will discuss. The do need to wait and health care worker followed those contingency plans which will make. Our jobs and monitoring. And containment. Much. Procedure in this case. Then -- in the last.

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