Still just three people with Covid in Galway hospitals

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The number of people who have tested positive for Covid-19 in hospital in Galway is still three in the latest data released by the HSE.

The three patients are at University Hospital Galway, and as of 8.00pm yesterday evening none of them were in ICU.

Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe has no confirmed cases of Covid-19.

There are 13 general beds available at GUH and three ICU beds, while at Portiuncula there are ten beds free and two critical care beds.

Letterkenny University Hospital remains the worst affected in the Republic, with 44 confirmed cases. One patient at the hospital is in critical care.