The Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital in Dallas has reported the indeed have identified their first case of EBOLA. The patient is in strict isolation due to their previous travel locations. Director of the CDC, Dr. Tom Frieden, said the patient had traveled to Liberia before being diagnosed with Ebola in the United States.
According to the CDC, the patient arrived in the US on September 20 sympton free. Soon after the man developed symptoms and was admitted to hospital on the 28th. The man is in critical condition.
They are in the process of identifying people that he may have been in contact with, in response to curtail the spread of any further EBOLA outbreak.