Suspected outbreak of Winter Vomiting Bug at Department of Psychiatry at Letterkenny General

first_img Pinterest Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week News RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Google+ Twitter WhatsApp Facebook Previous articleFianna Fail confirm that they will not be supporting budget, Council to collapse for first time in its 118 year historyNext articleGoalkeeping coach Cutliffe joins Harps News Highland Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Facebookcenter_img There is suspected outbreak of the Winter Vomiting Bug at the Department of Psychiatry at Letterkenny General.As a result, and following consultation with the HSE’s Department of Public Health and Infection Control personnel, the Department of Psychiatry will remain closed to routine admissions and visitors until further notice.The follow public information has been released:Advice for General Practitioners and Out of Hours Medical ServicesFor advice on individual approach to service users’ needs, GPs and NowDOC should liaise in the first instance with their respective Community Mental Health Team. They can also contact the duty doctor in the usual way, but service users should not present at the Dept of Psychiatry for assessment or admission without the prior agreement of the treating clinician.Advice for Members of the Public seeking Mental Health ServicesMembers of the public are advised that they may only access mental health service via their GP or Now Doc.Advice for Members of the Public wishing to visit the Department of PsychiatryFamilies and friends of current residents in the Dept of Psychiatry are advised that, in the interest of public health, a restriction has been placed on all visiting.Queries can be directed to: 074 9103749 or 074 9104704Donegal Mental Health Services regrets the obvious inconvenience these measures cause to residents of the Department, their families and friends and the public generally, and thank them for their cooperation.  We are endeavouring to manage and contain the suspected outbreak and hopefully normal service will return soon. Suspected outbreak of Winter Vomiting Bug at Department of Psychiatry at Letterkenny General By News Highland – January 13, 2014 Google+ LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Twitter WhatsApp Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margey Need for issues with Mica redress scheme to be addressed raised in Seanad alsolast_img

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