Some elective surgeries at Winnipeg Children’s Hospital to be postponed due to flu surge
By Kevin Hirschfield Global News
Posted January 16, 2020 10:09 pm
Updated January 16, 2020 10:41 pm

The HSC Children’s Hospital is being forced to cancel some non-emergency surgeries due to a spike in flu cases.

Since mid-December, the hospital has admitted 120 children and babies with lab-confirmed cases of respiratory infections and other influenza-like illnesses.

The hospital is home to the province’s only pediatric intensive care unit (PICU)...