Royal Blackburn Hospital wards partially closed after suspected norovirus cases

TWO hospital wards have been partially closed after more suspected cases of norovirus.

The two 'bay areas' have been shut at Royal Blackburn Hospital.

It comes after Ward C9, at the hospital, has re-opened after it was closed to new admissions after a patient was diagnosed with Norovirus on New Year's Day.

East Lancashire Hospitals Trust said the closure is standard procedure and normal practice to prevent norovirus spreading.

The trust declined to...
source: Lancashire Telegraph

2019-01-11 19:02
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