Audrain County hospital responds to ebola scare
MEXICO - The emergency staff at SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital-Audrian cared for a patient Tuesday night originally thought to have been exposed to ebola.
Staff followed the appropriate protocols by treating and releasing the patient after an evaluation.
System Vice President of SSM Health Tracy O'Rourke commended the staff for their quick response to the situation.
The emergency room remained open during this time.