Visiting restrictions extended at Letterkenny General Hospital

Visiting restrictions at Letterkenny General Hospital have been extended to all parts of the hospital after the spread of symptoms of vomiting and diarrheoa across a number of wards.

Yesterday, the hospital imposed restrictions at Surgical 1 and Medical 3, but visiting is now restricted on all wards with the exception of parents and fathers in Maternity.

In cases where people have a family member who is very seriously ill, visiting can be arranged through the ward manager.

Deputy Hospital Manager Paddy Rooney has been outlining the latest developments.......