Virus-hit Dunedin clinics reopen

Some outpatient clinics and a ward at Dunedin Hospital will reopen today despite a rampant norovirus still infecting patients and staff.

Since August 1, 47 patients and 79 staff have been infected, and a spokeswoman said Dunedin and Wakari Hospitals still had cases of suspected norovirus.

There are 24 patients in isolation in both hospitals.

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