Grand River Hospital lifts visiting restriction at integrated stroke unit
The Canadian Press
Published Sunday, December 23, 2012 12:52PM EST
Last Updated Sunday, December 23, 2012 12:53PM EST
Grand River Hospital has lifted a visiting restriction at its integrated stroke unit.
The restriction went into effect due to an outbreak of Norovirus on December 14th.
Two patients and 11 staff members who developed symptoms of nausea, vomiting and diarrhea, and have since recovered.
The hospital is asking all visitors to wash their hands regularly to help reduce the risk of passing on an infection.