FAQ
Log In
Sunday 11th December 2016
News
 › 
 › 

Decorations banned at hospital

12th December 2007

A hospital in Norfolk has banned Christmas decorations in an effort to halt the spread of the Norovirus winter vomiting bug.

Infection control experts have also advised families and friends of inpatients at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital, King’s Lynn, to stay away unless their visits are essential. A total of 109 patients and 95 staff at the hospital have had the diarrhoea and vomiting symptoms of Norovirus since the outbreak began in November with 17 patients and two staff still affected.

 

Share this page

Comments

There are no comments for this article, be the first to comment!


Post your comment

Only registered users can comment. Fill in your e-mail address for quick registration.

Your email address:

Your comment will be checked by a Healthcare Today moderator before it is published on the site.

Mayden - Innovative cloud-based web development for the healthcare sector
© Mayden Foundation 2016