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Blanchardstown siege: Shot detectives expected to make full recovery
The two men remain in hospital today.
Fianna Fáil senator says Donnelly needs to provide clarity on maternity restrictions as protest takes place
Senator Lisa Chambers has called for clarity from the HSE on restrictions still in place in some hospitals.
Up to 270,000 vaccines to be administered this week as government says programme 'gaining momentum'
More than 1.8 million vaccines doses have been administered so far.
128 Covid-19 patients in hospital as vaccine doses top 1.6 million
The HSE is due to reveal details of its revised vaccination plan this week.
Covid-19: Number of patients being treated in hospital decreases further to 176
The figures were published by the HSE last night.
Man in his 20s dies after getting into difficulty in the sea in Howth
The man was taken from the water known locally as Hidden Beach, near Whitewater Brook.
Coombe Hospital report finds consultant took vaccine home and administered it to two family members
The Coombe Board has examined the independent review into the vaccine programme at the hospital.
In January, 16 leftover Covid-19 vaccine doses were administered to family members of some Coombe staff.
Two of these doses were brought home by a consultant and delivered to family.
A review of the vaccine programme was carried out and the Board of the Coombe said it "accepts that mistakes were made".
Number of people hospitalised with Covid-19 stands at 360
A total of 355 people were in hospital with the virus as of 8pm last night.
There are currently 86 people in ICU
On Sunday there were 349 patients in hospital who have Covid-19
Number of hospitalised Covid-19 patients falls further as EMA set to approve Johnson & Johnson dose
A total of 345 people were in hospital with the virus as of 8pm last night.
Public health officials last night confirmed a further 631 new cases of Covid-19 and 47 additional deaths
The are currently 92 people in ICU
Prince Philip transferred to another hospital for tests on pre-existing heart condition
The Duke of Edinburgh was initially admitted to hospital nearly two weeks ago after feeling unwell.
Tiger Woods moved to new hospital as he continues recovery
The 15-time major winner suffered multiple injuries in the accident.
'We're well in the surge now for critical care': 202 people with Covid-19 are in ICU
There are a total of 1,954 people with Covid-19 in Irish hospitals, according to the latest data.
Cabinet to consider proposals for remunerating student nurses on placement during the pandemic.
The Beacon Hospital signed up to the HSE's 'safety net' deal for private beds during the third Covid-19 wave.
GPs and pharmacists are to be paid almost €91 million to vaccinate 1.5 million people.
Student nurses repeat call for fair payment as Collins Report sent to Cabinet
'Immense pressure': Letterkenny hospital apologises after patients left waiting in ambulances
A record 1,452 Covid-19 patients were being treated in hospitals across the country yesterday evening.
'Exhausted' ICU nurses at St Vincent's say safety concerns they raised months ago have not been addressed
Nurses have expressed frustration over shower and sink facilities, as well as not being prioritised for the Covid-19 vaccine.
INMO warns staffing levels in the Irish health service are in 'freefall'
Worst case scenario projections put numbers requiring critical care beyond even our surge capacity.
F1 driver Grosjean on the mend after 140mph crash, says controversial halo device saved his life
The Frenchman’s car split in two and burst into flames after he pierced through a steel barrier during yesterday’s Bahrain Grand Prix.
Over 612,000 people waiting on outpatient hospital care
The outpatient waiting list has grown by nearly 45,600 since last year.
Many European countries running out of ICU beds amid surge in Covid-19 cases
Medics in Italy, France, Spain and Germany have expressed concern over a lack of capacity and medical staff to treat patients.
Diego Maradona admitted to hospital in Argentina
He has suffered two heart attacks in the past and contracted hepatitis.
Nearly one-fifth of Tallaght hospital staff found to have coronavirus antibodies
12% of participants had already tested positive for Covid-19 before this study.
Highest number of Covid-19 patients in hospital and ICU since end of May
There are 344 people in hospital and 39 in ICU.
Nurses at Portlaoise hospital raise concerns after Covid outbreak leads to closure of ward
The medical ward at Midland Regional Hospital Portlaoise is no longer accepting new patients.
The number of Covid-19 cases in Irish hospitals is now 68, the highest figure since mid-June
There are currently 13 C0vid-19 cases in ICU – the highest figure since 30 June.
Boy hospitalised with serious injuries after hit-and-run in Tallaght
The child was taken to Children’s Health Ireland with what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries.
'I want to be there when she needs me most': Frustration as restrictions keep partners of pregnant women out of hospitals
Partners cannot attend scans and can only join pregnant women for the late stages of labour.
Stormont Health Minister orders independent probe after fourth Covid-19 death in Craigavon hospital
Three wards at Craigavon Area Hospital in Co Armagh have been hit by coronavirus clusters.
Hospital services of 'major concern' to GPs as doctors claim they're struggling to get patients seen
Concerns have been raised by GPs about major difficulties in accessing hospital services.
Five cancer patients test positive for Covid-19 in Armagh hospital
Several staff at the Craigavon Area Hospital are self-isolating as a precaution.
Outbreak of Covid-19 confirmed on ward in Naas General Hospital
The hospital said the ward is now closed to new admissions.
Number of Covid-19 patients in hospital at lowest since April peak, HSE chief says
Paul Reid said there are 10 confirmed positive cases in hospital.
Limerick youth (19) in hospital with serious facial injuries after suspected acid attack
The alleged attack occured at a house gathering on 13 June.
Taking over private hospitals during the Covid-19 crisis will cost roughly €300 million
‘A fire alarm went off and we sent four fire tenders, and people are saying now we should only have sent three,’ the secretary general said.
Mater Hospital insists it reported all cases of Covid-19 amid controversy over delayed reporting
The hospital said it is working to understand how the data was not “accurately captured”.
'Unacceptable': Over 200 Covid-19 cases dating back to March only reported by hospital today
Notification of infectious diseases is required by legislation.
Concerns raised in Dáil that number of non-Covid-related deaths 'will surpass' Covid-related deaths
Labour leader Alan Kelly said normal diagnostics and screening services need to get back up and running.
Holland boss Ronald Koeman in hospital after heart procedure
The former Barcelona player is expected to return home on Monday.
'Ongoing analysis' into potential under-reporting of deaths in Ireland related to Covid-19
The question of extra deaths in the population as a result of the virus has been raised several times over the past number of weeks.
Man aged 101 returns home after 'beating Covid-19' at English hospital
Keith Watson was admitted to hospital for surgery last month and tested positive for Covid-19.
Doctors to be sent to 'cover gaps' at Cavan General Hospital after Covid-19 outbreak among staff
It was reported today that two wards in the hospital were closed following an outbreak of infection.
HSE says some of the PPE flown in from China is 'not appropriate for use'
The Irish government has spent over €200 million on PPE from countries such as China.