By Zach Boblitt, News Director
Governor Pat Quinn has announced the creation of an Ebola task force.
The advisory group is made up of medical experts, emergency responders and public health officials.
State department of public health director doctor Lamar Hasbrouck says they will have several responsibilities.
In addition, the task force will closely examine preparedness efforts and see if there are any gaps in planning.
The state also has a new website: http://ebola.Illinois.gov and a hotline at: 800-889-3931 to help answer questions from the public.