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# covid-19-facts - Tuesday 22 June, 2021

Coronavirus: 294 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 294 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Jun 22nd 2021, 5:15 PM 42,787 Views 57 Comments

39 patients with Covid-19 are in hospital.

# covid-19-facts - Friday 18 June, 2021

Coronavirus: 313 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 313 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Jun 18th 2021, 8:45 PM 40,794 Views 48 Comments

53 people with Covid-19 are in hospital.

# covid-19-facts - Thursday 17 June, 2021

Lifting restrictions on mass gatherings must happen 'cautiously and gradually', NPHET told
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Lifting restrictions on mass gatherings must happen 'cautiously and gradually', NPHET told

Jun 17th 2021, 9:30 PM 14,914 Views 17 Comments

HIQA has advised NPHET on the measures needed to allow large gatherings to happen safely.

# covid-19-facts - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

Coronavirus: 329 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 329 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Jun 16th 2021, 5:08 PM 38,250 Views 52 Comments

57 patients with Covid-19 are in hospital today.

# covid-19-facts - Friday 11 June, 2021

Coronavirus: 319 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 319 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Updated Jun 11th 2021, 6:41 PM 42,115 Views 50 Comments

60 patients with Covid-19 are in hospital today.

# covid-19-facts - Wednesday 9 June, 2021

Coronavirus: Lowest daily figures since mid-December as 259 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: Lowest daily figures since mid-December as 259 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Jun 9th 2021, 5:31 PM 53,707 Views 104 Comments

76 patients with Covid-19 are in hospital, including 27 in ICU.

# covid-19-facts - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

Coronavirus: 271 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 271 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Jun 8th 2021, 4:13 PM 50,631 Views 78 Comments

77 patients with Covid-19 are in hospital today.

# covid-19-facts - Friday 4 June, 2021

Coronavirus: 529 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 529 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Jun 4th 2021, 5:04 PM 70,884 Views 109 Comments

This is the first time the daily case report has exceeded 500 in the last fortnight.

Health Minister confirms wait between AstraZeneca doses to be reduced from twelve weeks to eight
# Rollout
# Rollout

Health Minister confirms wait between AstraZeneca doses to be reduced from twelve weeks to eight

Jun 4th 2021, 4:40 PM 25,972 Views 23 Comments

It’s hoped that the change will allow more people to be vaccinated sooner, but the exact timing depends on supply of the vaccine.

# covid-19-facts - Thursday 3 June, 2021

Delta variant ‘dominant in UK’ as confirmed cases rise 79%
# Transmission
# Transmission

Delta variant ‘dominant in UK’ as confirmed cases rise 79%

Jun 3rd 2021, 10:29 PM 43,139 Views 48 Comments

12,431 cases of the variant have been confirmed up to yesterday in the UK.

# covid-19-facts - Monday 31 May, 2021

Vaccines for 40 to 44-year-olds set to begin in the middle of June
# Rollout
# Rollout

Vaccines for 40 to 44-year-olds set to begin in the middle of June

May 31st 2021, 9:06 AM 41,630 Views 30 Comments

Dr Colm Henry said that supply difficulties mean it is “very hard to be certain” about reaching targets.

# covid-19-facts - Sunday 23 May, 2021

Coronavirus: 438 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 438 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Updated May 23rd 2021, 4:55 PM 72,185 Views 110 Comments

There are 116 patients with Covid-19 in hospital.

# covid-19-facts - Saturday 22 May, 2021

Coronavirus: 381 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 381 new cases confirmed in Ireland

May 22nd 2021, 4:56 PM 66,716 Views 96 Comments

The Department of Health confirmed the figure this afternoon.

# covid-19-facts - Saturday 8 May, 2021

FactFind: Information on suspected reactions to Covid-19 vaccines isn't being hidden - here's how can you find it
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactFind: Information on suspected reactions to Covid-19 vaccines isn't being hidden - here's how can you find it

May 8th 2021, 6:00 PM 68,026 Views 0 Comments

A recent article in the Westmeath Topic, which was reshared by other users on social media, suggested that this information is being hidden.

# covid-19-facts - Sunday 2 May, 2021

Coronavirus: One further death and 402 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: One further death and 402 new cases confirmed in Ireland

May 2nd 2021, 4:21 PM 71,277 Views 79 Comments

The latest figures were released by the Department of Health this afternoon.

# covid-19-facts - Friday 30 April, 2021

Debunked: No, unvaccinated people can't get health problems from being around those who are vaccinated

Debunked: No, unvaccinated people can't get health problems from being around those who are vaccinated

Apr 30th 2021, 6:30 PM 48,895 Views 0 Comments

The claim is being made and shared online – with people claiming ‘vaccine shedding’ is happening.

# covid-19-facts - Wednesday 28 April, 2021

Debunked: Misleading post gives inaccurate reflection of Ireland's excess mortality during Covid-19 pandemic
# Covid-19 Facts
# Covid-19 Facts

Debunked: Misleading post gives inaccurate reflection of Ireland's excess mortality during Covid-19 pandemic

Apr 28th 2021, 6:30 PM 22,850 Views 0 Comments

The post has been seen more than 20,000 times on Facebook.

# covid-19-facts - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Coronavirus: 15 deaths across four months and 401 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Coronavirus: 15 deaths across four months and 401 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Apr 21st 2021, 5:45 PM 90,460 Views 146 Comments

The figures were released by the Department of Health this evening.

# covid-19-facts - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Coronavirus: 18 further deaths over at least four months and 358 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 18 further deaths over at least four months and 358 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Apr 13th 2021, 5:54 PM 97,698 Views 144 Comments

The latest figures were reported this evening.

# covid-19-facts - Sunday 11 April, 2021

Coronavirus: Two deaths and 303 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: Two deaths and 303 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Updated Apr 11th 2021, 4:30 PM 102,977 Views 114 Comments

This is the lowest number of daily cases since the middle of December.

One death and 89 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

One death and 89 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Apr 11th 2021, 2:11 PM 14,117 Views 21 Comments

Northern Ireland hit a million vaccine doses in its rollout programme this week.

213 patients with a confirmed Covid-19 case in hospital
# Admissions
# Admissions

213 patients with a confirmed Covid-19 case in hospital

Apr 11th 2021, 12:22 PM 23,405 Views 15 Comments

Over 1,045,000 vaccine doses have been administered in Ireland.

# covid-19-facts - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

Coronavirus: Nine deaths and 443 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: Nine deaths and 443 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Apr 6th 2021, 5:20 PM 75,588 Views 101 Comments

The latest figures have been reported by the Department of Health.

# covid-19-facts - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Coronavirus: 18 deaths and 761 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 18 deaths and 761 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Apr 1st 2021, 5:11 PM 124,448 Views 195 Comments

The number of people who have died has reached 4,705.

# covid-19-facts - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Coronavirus: 14 deaths and 368 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 14 deaths and 368 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Mar 30th 2021, 5:05 PM 57,653 Views 84 Comments

Cabinet has met this afternoon to sign off on the next set of restrictions.

# covid-19-facts - Thursday 25 March, 2021

Coronavirus: Three deaths and 606 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: Three deaths and 606 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Mar 25th 2021, 6:58 PM 100,653 Views 125 Comments

There are 312 patients with Covid-19 hospitalised around the country as of 8am today, with 75 in ICU.

# covid-19-facts - Sunday 21 March, 2021

One death and 125 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

One death and 125 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Mar 21st 2021, 2:22 PM 12,338 Views 2 Comments

Hospitals in the North are operating at 96% occupancy today.

Hospital numbers still a 'concern' as 360 patients with Covid-19 reported in latest figures
# Frontline
# Frontline

Hospital numbers still a 'concern' as 360 patients with Covid-19 reported in latest figures

Mar 21st 2021, 12:39 PM 28,676 Views 65 Comments

HSE chief executive Paul Reid has said there is still a “lot more to get through” before a return to more normal levels in hospitals.

# covid-19-facts - Saturday 20 March, 2021

No deaths and 159 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

No deaths and 159 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Mar 20th 2021, 2:20 PM 12,260 Views 8 Comments

Since the first outbreak of Covid-19, 2,103 people have died with the virus in the North.

# covid-19-facts - Sunday 14 March, 2021

Coronavirus: No deaths and 384 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: No deaths and 384 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland

Mar 14th 2021, 5:41 PM 92,443 Views 158 Comments

No new deaths related to Covid-19 have been recorded by the Department of Health today.

Slight rise in number of Covid-19 patients in hospital
# Admissions
# Admissions

Slight rise in number of Covid-19 patients in hospital

Mar 14th 2021, 12:26 PM 25,444 Views 19 Comments

As of 8am this morning, there are 349 patients in hospital and 86 in ICU who have Covid-19.

# covid-19-facts - Saturday 13 March, 2021

Northern Ireland confirms one death and 146 new cases of Covid-19
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Northern Ireland confirms one death and 146 new cases of Covid-19

Mar 13th 2021, 2:19 PM 12,555 Views 13 Comments

Chief Medical Officer Dr Michael McBride has asked younger people in Northern Ireland to hold off on meeting up with friends for now in the hope of a “freer, happier summer”.

# covid-19-facts - Sunday 28 February, 2021

Coronavirus: Six deaths and 612 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: Six deaths and 612 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Updated Feb 28th 2021, 5:27 PM 94,543 Views 140 Comments

Dr Ronan Glynn said that “since the first case of Covid-19 was confirmed in Ireland last February, our lives have changed in ways we never thought possible”.

# covid-19-facts - Saturday 27 February, 2021

Coronavirus: 13 deaths and 738 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: 13 deaths and 738 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland

Feb 27th 2021, 5:25 PM 90,756 Views 119 Comments

HSE CEO Paul Reid has said there has been “continued improvement” in hospital figures.

# covid-19-facts - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

FactFind: What are Covid-19 vaccines effective at preventing?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactFind: What are Covid-19 vaccines effective at preventing?

Feb 24th 2021, 8:00 PM 19,947 Views 0 Comments

A social media post has drawn incorrect conclusions to suggest that Covid-19 vaccines are ineffective.

# covid-19-facts - Sunday 21 February, 2021

Coronavirus: One death and 679 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland
# Daily Update
# Daily Update

Coronavirus: One death and 679 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Ireland

Updated Feb 21st 2021, 6:00 PM 96,426 Views 222 Comments

Over 320,000 vaccines have been administered.

Four deaths and 263 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Four deaths and 263 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Feb 21st 2021, 2:07 PM 9,521 Views 1 Comment

Nearly 400 patients with Covid-19 are hospitalised in the North.

# covid-19-facts - Saturday 20 February, 2021

Three deaths and 276 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Three deaths and 276 new cases of Covid-19 confirmed in Northern Ireland

Feb 20th 2021, 2:10 PM 12,412 Views 5 Comments

The rate of Covid-19 has been decreasing across all age groups in Northern Ireland in recent weeks.

Hospitalised Covid-19 patients fall to lowest numbers since early January
# Hospitalisations
# Hospitalisations

Hospitalised Covid-19 patients fall to lowest numbers since early January

Feb 20th 2021, 1:18 PM 16,838 Views 15 Comments

There were 149 Covid-19 patients in ICU this morning.

# covid-19-facts - Friday 19 February, 2021

FactCheck: Covid-19 claims shared on a LED display driven around a number of locations in Ireland are false
# Debunked
# Debunked

FactCheck: Covid-19 claims shared on a LED display driven around a number of locations in Ireland are false

Feb 19th 2021, 12:05 AM 55,125 Views 0 Comments

Messages flashed on an LED display beside roads are spreading misinformation about Covid-19.