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A COVID-19 outbreak has been declared at Louise Marshal Hospital (LMH), after two hospital-acquired infections were identified on the inpatient unit.

 

MEDIA RELEASE

Saturday, July 9th, 2022

For immediate release

Mount Forest, ON…A COVID-19 outbreak has been declared at Louise Marshal Hospital (LMH), after two hospital-acquired infections were identified on the inpatient unit.

There is currently no inpatient visiting permitted at the hospital.

The hospital is working with Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health (WDGPH) to respond to the outbreak including patient COVID testing and ongoing monitoring of staff. The exact variant of COVID-19 is not known at this time.

LMH’s emergency department, diagnostic imaging, ambulatory care (including oncology), day surgery (not requiring hospital admission) services remain open. Please call ahead to confirm your appointment as plans could change.

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Media Contact:

Alison Armstrong

226-820-1798

North Wellington Health Care

  • Louise Marshall Hospital

  • 630 Dublin Street, Mount Forest,
    ON N0G 2L3
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  • Phone: (519) 323-2210
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  • 500 Whites Road, Palmerston,
    ON N0G 2P0
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  • Phone: (519) 343-2030

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