Visiting restrictions have been imposed at Cork University Hospital, due to infection control measures associated with the Covid-19 pandemic.
Visits are set to be prohibited from tomorrow, Wednesday, until further notice.
Similar to nursing homes, in compassionate and end of life circumstances limited visiting will be allowed.
A statement issued on behalf of CUH this evening states: "Due to Infection Control issues and mindful of national Covid-19 guidelines, Cork University Hospital will be prohibiting visiting from Wednesday, 7th of October 2020 until further notice.
"In cases of end of life care, limited visiting will be allowed by arrangement."