• Norovirus remains the most prevalent gastrointestinal pathogen. Outbreaks in healthcare and non-healthcare settings are still reported and norovirus is still estimated to cost the UK National Health Service (NHS) more than £100 million annually.
  • The Healthcare Infection Society have produced guidelines for the management of norovirus outbreaks in acute and community health and social care settings.
  • This page provides additional resources for IPC professionals in support of the guidelines, and will be updated as the new content becomes available. 
  • This guideline has been produced by key experts on the front-line of patient care and is freely accessible.  
  • Editorial: read here. 

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