Travel Health Notices

CDC has issued a travel health notice related to the Ebola outbreak. Please stay safe if you are traveling. See below for more information on the CDC's travel notice categories.

  • Level 3: Warning- Avoid Nonessential Travel

  • Travel Action: Avoid all non-essential travel to this destination

  • Risk to Traveler: High risk to traveler

  • Level 2: Alert - Practice Enhanced Precautions

  • Travel Action: Follow enhanced precautions for this destination

  • Risk to Traveler: Increased risk in defined settings or associated with specific risk factors; certain high-risk populations may wish to delay travel to these destinations

  • Level 1: Watch - Practice Usual Precautions

  • Travel Action: Reminder to follow usualprecautions for this destination

  • Risk to Traveler: Usual baseline risk or slightly above baseline risk for destination and limited impact to the traveler

Current Notices Travel notices are designed to inform travelers and clinicians about current health issues related to specific destinations. These issues may arise from disease outbreaks, special events or gatherings, natural disasters, or other conditions that may affect travelers’ health. See below for more information on our travel notice categories. For country-specific information about Safety and Security, visit the US Department of State Travel Alerts and Warnings page. For country-specific information about weather conditions, visit the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) International Weather Selector webpage. We have provided some of the text directly from the CDC Travel Health Notices Website. For further information please visit: http://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices​ Warning Level 3, Avoid Nonessential Travel Updated Ebola in Liberia Updated August 20, 2014 CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone because of an unprecedented outbreak of Ebola.

**THIS NOTICE has been removed since the original post date. The risk is Level 1 as of 8/18/16** Updated Ebola in Guinea Updated August 20, 2014 CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone because of an unprecedented outbreak of Ebola. **THIS NOTICE has been removed since the original post date. The risk is Level 1 as of 8/18/16** Updated Ebola in Sierra Leone Updated August 13, 2014 CDC urges all US residents to avoid nonessential travel to Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Liberia because of an unprecedented outbreak of Ebola. **THIS NOTICE has been removed since the original post date. The risk is Level 1 as of 8/18/16** Alert Level 2, Practice Enhanced Precautions Updated Ebola in Nigeria Updated August 20, 2014 The purpose of this alert is to notify travelers of the Ebola outbreak in Nigeria and to inform them of measures they can take to minimize their risks of contracting the disease. CDC recommends that travelers to Nigeria protect themselves by avoiding contact with the blood and body fluids of people who are ill with Ebola.

**THIS NOTICE has been removed since the original post date. The risk is Level 1 as of 8/18/16**

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