Influenza Outbreak declared on 5 West

In consultation with Wellington Dufferin Guelph Public Health, Guelph General Hospital declared an Influenza outbreak on its 5 West unit after two patients acquired Influenza while in hospital.

Visiting to that unit will be allowed with all visitors wearing a mask at all times. Visitors should not come to the hospital if they are unwell for any reason.

If no other cases are reported, the earliest the outbreak can be declared over is November 21.