Tallaght Hospital implements visitor restrictions

Tallaght Hospital has implemented strict visitor restrictions as a result of an outbreak of the Norovirus also known as the winter vomiting bug. The hospital as asked that people do not visit the premises, with the exception of critically ill patients and children.

While the outpatients clinic and the emergency department are still operating as usual, if anyone has symptoms of vomiting or diarrhoea the hospital asks that people phone before arriving or arrange to visit their GP.