Vomiting, diarrhoea outbreak in Derry hospital ward

Ward 4  in Altnagelvin Hospital is closed to admissions after vomiting and diarrhoea outbreak.

Ward 4 in Altnagelvin Hospital is closed to admissions after vomiting and diarrhoea outbreak.

A ward in Derry’s Altnagelvin Hospital has been closed to admissions after an outbreak of vomiting and diarrhoea.

In recent days, four patients and two staff in Ward 8 have experienced such symptoms. The ward treats head and neck patients.

No other area of the hospital is affected and it’s understood all other appointments and services remain unaffected.

 

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