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Cedars-Sinai Medical Center tapped to fight Ebola

Cedars-Sinai Medical Center tapped to fight Ebola

The 2014 Ebola outbreak killed thousands of people worldwide and set off international panic about the spread of the highly contagious disease. In the U.S., it also exposed concerns about how prepared the health system is to fight infectious diseases.

As part of an effort to improve the nation’s emergency response to outbreaks, federal officials on Monday picked Cedars-Sinai Medical Center to be one of 10 special treatment centers nationwide for Ebola and similar diseases.

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