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Summary of Incident and Findings of the NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde: Queen Elizabeth University Hospital/Royal Hospital for Children water contamination incident and recommendations for NHSScotland

Published on 22 February 2019

From: Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection Scotland

Report on water contamination incident QEUH/RHC 2016-2018



This report has been produced by us following an investigation into a water contamination incident at the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital and Royal Hospital for Children, Glasgow, in 2018. This report is a summary of the findings from this investigation and contains recommendations for NHS Scotland.

Disclaimer: Documents published before 16 March 2020 were produced by Health Protection Scotland (HPS).