Visiting restrictions have been put in place on the inpatient wards at Nenagh Hospital due to the increased level of COVID-related activity within the hospital and in the community at present.
Hospital management say they regret the inconvenience and say this situation is being monitored on a daily basis and also wish to reassure the public that all appropriate infection control precautions are being followed to minimise the risk of spreading infection.
All other services in the hospital continue to operate as normal.
The only exceptions are:
-People assisting confused patients (e.g. dementia) (on a case-by-case basis)
-People visiting patients who are critically unwell or at end of life (on a case-by-case basis)
These exemptions are limited to one person per patient only.