Visitors to CUH advised to contact in advance following suspected Vomiting Bug outbreak

Visitors to Cork University Hospital are being advised by the HSE to stay away following an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug. Cork University HospitalThe hospital has been monitoring the situation over the past two days as some patients are suspected of having contracted Norovirus. Norovirus is a community infection, and a such, visits have been restricted to critically unwell patients. Anyone travelling from Kerry to CUH is advised to contact the inpatient ward in question in advance. The contact numbers are – 021/4546400 or 021/4922424.