6 C
Home NEWS COVID-19 Hospitals update: No increase in Covid cases at UHG or Portiuncula

Hospitals update: No increase in Covid cases at UHG or Portiuncula

There has been no increase in the overall number of confirmed Covid-19 cases at University Hospital Galway or Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe.

At UHG, there are ten people who have tested positive for Covid, while at Portiuncula there are two confirmed cases.

The number of Covid cases in hospital in Galway is the same as it was last Thursday despite the national figure rising every day.

None of the twelve confirmed cases in Galway’s two hospitals are in ICU, and there are no suspected cases in ICU.

The latest update from the Department of Health shows there are now 260 people in hospital with Covid-19, with 30 of these cases in ICU. Twenty are on ventilators.

At Galway University Hospitals, there are 29 general beds available and two ICU beds.

Michael Malone
To get in touch with Galway Daily, email editor@galwaydaily.com
- Advertisment -

Most Popular

Coronavirus: 6 new cases in Galway, 226 in Republic

The Department of Health has reported 226 new cases of COVID-19 today and six further deaths related to the disease.Six new cases were reported...

New on-the-spot COVID fines announced

Gardaí will have the power to dish out a range of new on-the-spot fines for people breaching Covid-19 restrictions after a new statutory instrument...

Rare chance to own a house in a popular city neighbourhood

This spacious house in Taylor’s Hill, Galway is an unmissable opportunity to snatch up a property in one of the most attractive and sought...