Several hospitals announce opnamestop after flu epidemic to

Several hospitals announce opnamestop after flu epidemic to

In many hospitals in the Netherlands is no longer a place. Because many older patients with griepklachten the hospitals are fuller than normal.

The Westfriesgasthuis in Hoorn, the netherlands, the Jeroen Bosch hospital in Den Bosch and the Bernhoven in Uden, the stop announced, reports the NOS.

The Westfriesgasthuis has therefore patients to Friesland sent. Chairman Arno Timmermans told the Dutch NOS Radio 1 News that employees are affected by the flu. “As a result, the capacity is less than we would like. That can lead to problems.”

Also Rotterdam has to suffer from full hospitals. RTV Utrecht reports that in the province of Utrecht has not yet passed on a opnamestop. The St. Antonius in Nieuwegein and the UNIVERSITY medical centre on the busy winter period in anticipation, and already have extra facilities arranged.

For acute cases it can be treated, for example, scheduled recording is deleted.

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