COVID-19 Outbreak declared over at Norfolk General Hospital’s 3B Unit

(NGH) Saturday, May 7, 2022 – In consultation with the Haldimand-Norfolk Health Unit, Norfolk General Hospital (NGH) is pleased to announce an end to the COVID-19 outbreak on the 3B Medical/Surgical Unit.

In total, 13 patients tested positive for the virus during the outbreak that was declared on April 23, 2022.

All appropriate actions were taken to ensure the safety of our patients, staff, and physicians. We thank staff whose expertise and teamwork brought this outbreak to a close.

Please note: Visitor Restrictions and active screening remain in place. Exceptions are in place for Essential Care Providers (ECPs) of eligible patients.

We understand the added stress that being in an outbreak for extended periods of time places on our staff and patients. Thank you for your patience and understanding.