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Doctors are assessing an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug at the Birmingham Heartlands hospital. It's after they closed all wards to visitors over the weekend.
They are advising people to contact patients using the hospital telephone syetem.
In a statement, Dr Aresh Anwar, Medical Director, at the Birmingham Heartlands Hospital, said
Birmingham Heartlands Hospital is closed to visitors because of an outbreak of the winter vomiting bug, Norovirus.
All wards are closed except for the intensive care ward.
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Winter Vomiting Bug is also known as norovirus, it is highly contagious. See here for advice on symptoms and where to find advice.