COVID-19: 21,384 cases reported today

Galway Daily news Galway hospitals see COVID cases double in recent weeks

There have been a further 21,384 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported by health officials today.

As of this morning there 984 people hospitalised with the virus, an increase of 67 in the past day.

There are 83 COVID patients being treated in the ICU, unchanged in the past 24 hours.

The COVID-19 data hub provides detailed information about the disease in the community, including the rollout of the booster campaign.

There have been 282,069 lab tests carried out in the past seven days, with 50.8% of those testing positive.

As of Saturday a total of 2,382,753 booster vaccine doses had been administered in Ireland, including 103,713 to medically compromised individuals.