Visiting the Short Stay Ward at LKG suspended over norovirus cases

Junior DoctorManagement in Letterkenny General Hospital wish to advise that visiting the Short Stay Ward in the hospital has been suspended for the time being due to cases of norovirus on the ward.

If relatives are concerned about patients on this ward, a nominated person from each family can liaise with the Clinical Nurse Manager on the ward regarding planned visiting. The contact number is 074 912 5888, extension 4084.

People who have vomiting and diarrhoea symptoms should not attend the hospital but should contact their GP in the first instance if they have serious concerns.

Hiospital management is thanking patients and the public for their cooperation.