The Maryland Department of Health & Mental Hygiene (DHMH) is providing regular updates to the public and to media organizations about the state coordination with healthcare providers, hospitals and other organizations to protect public health from infectious diseases including Ebola. 

Press Releases


Press Conferences

  • October 27, 2014: Gov. Announces Monitoring Plans for Travelers Returning from Ebola Impacted Countries. Video coming soon.

  • October 17, 2014: Governor Martin O'Malley joined Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene (DHMH) health officials, and hospital and Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services Systems (MIEMSS) partners to provide an overview and update regarding Ebola. To date, there have been no cases of Ebola acquired in Maryland.


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    • October 2, 2014: Health care partners provide an overview of the State's plans and protocols to monitor, detect and care for Ebola infection.

    Slide Presentations

     Facts Sheets/Backgrounder