Ward closed after Covid-19 cases at Larbert hospital

An outbreak of coronavirus at the area’s acute hospital has led to a ward being closed to new patients.

By Jill Buchanan
Saturday, 19th September 2020, 11:30 am

It is understood that health officials have temporarily closed the ward at Forth Valley Royal Hospital to new admissions while investigations are carried out.

Visiting to the ward – which has not been identified – has also been suspended.

The cases are said to have been identified through test and protect.

A ward has been closed to new admissions at Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert

Staff, patients and their families have been informed.

NHS Forth Valley has been approached for a comment.