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Women and girls account for 58% of patients.
A task force will identify priorities and monitor progress, and HHS will coordinate efforts.
US officials said other outbreak indicators such as deaths in the community need to improve before they feel more confident about the recent drop in cases.
Cases have grown to 3,084, including 2,070 deaths.
Researchers find no difference in health worker infections from flu, other viruses.
Officials are bracing for more cases and spread to new areas after a community protest led to the suspension of Ebola response activities.
CMS will boost payments for the use of new antibiotics and for treating patients who have drug-resistant infections.
In other developments, the WHO said Beni is still the main hot spot and that the pace of new infections hasn't changed much.
Activity resurges in Beni, the outbreak's former epicenter.
"Measles is an incredibly contagious and dangerous disease," HHS Secretary Azar says.
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