Simple beige walls and the Spartan furnishings of a medical facility bely the import of this ward ??? it is the isolation block of the National Institutes of Health that housed nurse Nina Pham as she recovered from Ebola. The NIH is one of only four facilities in the country specially designed to handle a contagion of Ebola???s level. This one was designed in 2010 to cope with the threat of outbreaks for diseases such as Influenza or SARS, and then adapted for Ebola.