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# icu - Thursday 29 April, 2021

There are 151 people in hospital with Covid-19, with 44 in ICU
# Covid Hospitals
# Covid Hospitals

There are 151 people in hospital with Covid-19, with 44 in ICU

Apr 29th 2021, 7:48 AM 11,453 Views 25 Comments

Ireland’s total number of Covid-19 cases where hospitalisation has been required is 14,192, with 1,502 people requiring care in ICU.

# icu - Monday 5 April, 2021

Ireland hits new daily vaccine high while number of people in hospital with Covid-19 inches up
# Good Friday
# Good Friday

Ireland hits new daily vaccine high while number of people in hospital with Covid-19 inches up

Apr 5th 2021, 11:40 AM 66,640 Views 124 Comments

More than 30,500 doses were administered on Friday.

# icu - Saturday 27 March, 2021

Number of people with Covid-19 receiving intensive care falls to 66
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Number of people with Covid-19 receiving intensive care falls to 66

Mar 27th 2021, 11:59 AM 17,865 Views 23 Comments

It is the lowest number since the start of January.

# icu - Monday 22 March, 2021

'These are not prisons': Taoiseach says mandatory hotel quarantine is key but can't be used for all countries
# Hospitals
# Hospitals

'These are not prisons': Taoiseach says mandatory hotel quarantine is key but can't be used for all countries

Updated Mar 22nd 2021, 4:34 PM 57,013 Views 141 Comments
  • 81 patients with Covid-19 are currently in intensive care units around the country.
  • Health officials last night confirmed a further 769 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland.
  • Mandatory hotel quarantine for travellers arriving into Ireland from certain countries is to come into effect by next weekend.

# icu - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Number of people with Covid-19 in hospitals drops below 600
# ICU
# ICU

Number of people with Covid-19 in hospitals drops below 600

Feb 25th 2021, 9:05 AM 19,201 Views 43 Comments

Ten Covid-19 patients being treated in ICU died in the 24 hours up to 8am yesterday – the single highest daily number.

# icu - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Drop in overall number of Covid-19 patients in hospitals, but slight increase in people in ICU
# ICU
# ICU

Drop in overall number of Covid-19 patients in hospitals, but slight increase in people in ICU

Feb 10th 2021, 9:05 AM 18,475 Views 16 Comments

As of 8pm yesterday, 1,012 Covid patients were in Irish hospitals.

# icu - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Number of people with Covid-19 in hospital continues to decrease
# ICU
# ICU

Number of people with Covid-19 in hospital continues to decrease

Feb 9th 2021, 9:14 AM 31,984 Views 57 Comments

1,100 patients with Covid-19 are in Irish hospitals, including 173 in critical care.

# icu - Wednesday 3 February, 2021

Over 500 Covid-19 patients receiving critical care in Irish hospitals
# ICU
# ICU

Over 500 Covid-19 patients receiving critical care in Irish hospitals

Feb 3rd 2021, 9:25 AM 27,029 Views 24 Comments

There are 205 patients in ICU and 301 others receiving critical care outside of ICU.

# icu - Sunday 24 January, 2021

650 Covid-19 patients are receiving critical care, including 214 in ICU
# Vaccine
# Vaccine

650 Covid-19 patients are receiving critical care, including 214 in ICU

Updated Jan 24th 2021, 3:23 PM 54,117 Views 83 Comments

HSE CEO Paul Reid said health teams are ‘battling to save lives’.

# icu - Friday 22 January, 2021

'Is the care of the same standard? No': Hospitals under pressure as ICU capacity approaches surge limit
# Covid19
# Covid19

'Is the care of the same standard? No': Hospitals under pressure as ICU capacity approaches surge limit

Updated Jan 22nd 2021, 1:00 PM 54,232 Views 83 Comments
  • Paul Reid said that transmission is "extremely different", with whole families getting sick from Covid-19.
  • An Oireachtas Committee heard that over 6,500 workers in acute hospitals are currently on sick leave.
  • There have been 523 Covid deaths in January, with the CMO predicting that this could rise up to 1,000.

# icu - Thursday 21 January, 2021

'A real concern': A third of patients with Covid-19 in hospital contracted the virus while on wards, says Tánaiste
# Outbreaks
# Outbreaks

'A real concern': A third of patients with Covid-19 in hospital contracted the virus while on wards, says Tánaiste

Jan 21st 2021, 1:30 PM 27,629 Views 42 Comments

‘They didn’t come in Covid positive, they picked up Covid while in the hospital,’ said Leo Varadkar.

# icu - Sunday 17 January, 2021

There are 1,923 people with Covid-19 in hospital, with 195 of those in ICU
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

There are 1,923 people with Covid-19 in hospital, with 195 of those in ICU

Jan 17th 2021, 11:52 AM 25,313 Views 71 Comments

There were 60 deaths and a further 3,231 cases of Covid-19 announced yesterday.

# icu - Thursday 14 January, 2021

1,792 Covid-19 patients in hospital as figure continues to surpass double previous peak
# Hospitals
# Hospitals

1,792 Covid-19 patients in hospital as figure continues to surpass double previous peak

Jan 14th 2021, 9:45 AM 47,001 Views 91 Comments

The number of people in hospital is now more than twice that of the previous pandemic peak.

# icu - Sunday 10 January, 2021

Private hospitals to treat urgent non-Covid patients, as HSE braces for further rise in hospitalisations
# Hospital Capacity
# Hospital Capacity

Private hospitals to treat urgent non-Covid patients, as HSE braces for further rise in hospitalisations

Updated Jan 10th 2021, 2:30 PM 59,179 Views 97 Comments

There are now 1,421 people with Covid-19 in hospital, with 121 in ICU.

# icu - Friday 8 January, 2021

'Exhausted' ICU nurses at St Vincent's say safety concerns they raised months ago have not been addressed
# Svuh
# Svuh

'Exhausted' ICU nurses at St Vincent's say safety concerns they raised months ago have not been addressed

Jan 8th 2021, 1:46 PM 81,178 Views 49 Comments

Nurses have expressed frustration over shower and sink facilities, as well as not being prioritised for the Covid-19 vaccine.

# icu - Wednesday 6 January, 2021

What's the total ICU bed capacity for the latest Covid-19 surge?
# Hospitalisation
# Hospitalisation

What's the total ICU bed capacity for the latest Covid-19 surge?

Jan 6th 2021, 6:05 AM 34,762 Views 32 Comments

The HSE has said it would, of course, continue to care for patients beyond capacity but the level of care would not be the same.

# icu - Sunday 3 January, 2021

Further restrictions not ruled out, says Varadkar as hospitals under 'extreme pressure'
# INMO
# INMO

Further restrictions not ruled out, says Varadkar as hospitals under 'extreme pressure'

Updated Jan 3rd 2021, 1:16 PM 136,402 Views 204 Comments
  • Tánaiste says there is a strong case for leaving current restrictions in place until those most at risk are vaccinated
  • There are now 673 patients with Covid-19 being treated in hospital
  • Dr Colm Henry estimates hospitalisation levels of 1,300 or more by the end of January
  • Over 100 nurses are out of work for covid-related reasons at Cork University Hospital

# icu - Saturday 12 December, 2020

Lowest number of Covid-19 patients in hospital and ICU since early October
# Covid19 Facts
# Covid19 Facts

Lowest number of Covid-19 patients in hospital and ICU since early October

Dec 12th 2020, 4:42 PM 23,549 Views 12 Comments

In hospitals, there have been 12 admissions and 12 discharges in the last 24 hours.

# icu - Saturday 14 November, 2020

'Encouraging news': Covid-19 hospitalisations fall compared to start of Level Five
# Patients
# Patients

'Encouraging news': Covid-19 hospitalisations fall compared to start of Level Five

Nov 14th 2020, 2:45 PM 30,287 Views 36 Comments

Currently, there are 254 patients with Covid-19 in hospital, with 35 in ICU.

# icu - Tuesday 10 November, 2020

Many European countries running out of ICU beds amid surge in Covid-19 cases
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Many European countries running out of ICU beds amid surge in Covid-19 cases

Nov 10th 2020, 9:11 AM 34,101 Views 66 Comments

Medics in Italy, France, Spain and Germany have expressed concern over a lack of capacity and medical staff to treat patients.

# icu - Monday 26 October, 2020

Highest number of Covid-19 patients in hospital and ICU since end of May
# Hospital
# Hospital

Highest number of Covid-19 patients in hospital and ICU since end of May

Oct 26th 2020, 1:12 PM 54,404 Views 106 Comments

There are 344 people in hospital and 39 in ICU.

# icu - Thursday 15 October, 2020

Covid-19: Zero ICU beds available in nine acute hospitals across Ireland
# Capacity
# Capacity

Covid-19: Zero ICU beds available in nine acute hospitals across Ireland

Oct 15th 2020, 8:10 AM 76,313 Views 109 Comments

It comes after health officials confirmed 1.095 cases of Covid-19 in Ireland and five further deaths.

# icu - Wednesday 7 October, 2020

There are now 156 Covid-19 patients in hospital and 25 in ICU
# Cases Rising
# Cases Rising

There are now 156 Covid-19 patients in hospital and 25 in ICU

Oct 7th 2020, 6:45 PM 38,061 Views 89 Comments

Last Thursday, there were 122 hospitalisations and 20 people in ICU.

# icu - Monday 5 October, 2020

'They need to dramatically change their attitude': Concern that HSE will struggle to recruit for new beds
# Winter Plan
# Winter Plan

'They need to dramatically change their attitude': Concern that HSE will struggle to recruit for new beds

Oct 5th 2020, 12:05 AM 39,265 Views 34 Comments

An additional 251 acute beds are to be opened in the last three months of 2020.

# icu - Saturday 3 October, 2020

Jim O'Callaghan: 'There's a danger in a political system that blindly follows everything NPHET says'
# Interview
# Interview

Jim O'Callaghan: 'There's a danger in a political system that blindly follows everything NPHET says'

Oct 3rd 2020, 6:30 AM 41,637 Views 83 Comments

Making the tough decisions in government during a pandemic is not easy, says O’Callaghan.

# icu - Wednesday 30 September, 2020

How many ICU beds do we actually have and what happened to the Covid surge capacity?
# Intensive Care
# Intensive Care

How many ICU beds do we actually have and what happened to the Covid surge capacity?

Sep 30th 2020, 7:30 AM 78,918 Views 49 Comments

During the height of the pandemic, hospitals used high dependency and post-operative beds on a temporary basis.

# icu - Sunday 27 September, 2020

HSE boss issues 'call to arms' for public to stick to health advice as hospitals come under increasing pressure
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

HSE boss issues 'call to arms' for public to stick to health advice as hospitals come under increasing pressure

Sep 27th 2020, 1:49 PM 31,616 Views 37 Comments

The number of people in hospital is at its highest level in months.

# icu - Thursday 24 September, 2020

'Exhausted' healthcare workers worry about long winter as Covid-19 hospital numbers rise
# Covid19
# Covid19

'Exhausted' healthcare workers worry about long winter as Covid-19 hospital numbers rise

Sep 24th 2020, 7:00 AM 16,966 Views 37 Comments

Doctors treating patients with the disease have said the severity of the illness for those admitted to hospital has not changed.

# icu - Tuesday 15 September, 2020

The number of Covid-19 cases in Irish hospitals is now 68, the highest figure since mid-June
# Covid19
# Covid19

The number of Covid-19 cases in Irish hospitals is now 68, the highest figure since mid-June

Sep 15th 2020, 6:17 PM 31,802 Views 42 Comments

There are currently 13 C0vid-19 cases in ICU – the highest figure since 30 June.

# icu - Thursday 6 August, 2020

Sharp increase in suspected Covid-19 cases in ICU in 24 hours
# HSE
# HSE

Sharp increase in suspected Covid-19 cases in ICU in 24 hours

Aug 6th 2020, 4:36 PM 197,210 Views 111 Comments

Fourteen people were in critical care units with suspected Covid-19 ast of 6.30pm last night.

# icu - Thursday 30 July, 2020

Covid-19: Six cases in Irish hospitals, down from peak of 879
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Covid-19: Six cases in Irish hospitals, down from peak of 879

Jul 30th 2020, 8:51 AM 30,235 Views 61 Comments

HSE CEO Paul Reid revealed the figure this morning.

# icu - Wednesday 3 June, 2020

Harris says 20km rule important to avoid virus being brought into less affected areas
# Easing Restrictions
# Easing Restrictions

Harris says 20km rule important to avoid virus being brought into less affected areas

Jun 3rd 2020, 2:22 PM 38,035 Views 71 Comments

The number of Covid-19 cases in ICU has fallen to 36, according to the latest figures.

# icu - Saturday 30 May, 2020

Number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in ICU drops to 42, down from peak of 160
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in ICU drops to 42, down from peak of 160

May 30th 2020, 4:01 PM 18,233 Views 19 Comments

The peak of patients requiring ICU care occurred on 4 April, with 160 people in intensive care beds.

# icu - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Number of people infected by a confirmed case of Covid-19 has fallen again
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Number of people infected by a confirmed case of Covid-19 has fallen again

May 7th 2020, 5:08 PM 27,397 Views 26 Comments

Harris said the number of admissions to hospital and intensive care have halved in the last week.

# icu - Saturday 2 May, 2020

Number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in ICU has fallen below 100
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Number of confirmed cases of Covid-19 in ICU has fallen below 100

May 2nd 2020, 5:20 PM 30,414 Views 43 Comments

The number of people in ICU is a figure Harris said will watched very carefully over the coming weeks.

# icu - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Taoiseach says ICU numbers still too high for restrictions to be lifted
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Taoiseach says ICU numbers still too high for restrictions to be lifted

Apr 29th 2020, 11:17 AM 67,626 Views 118 Comments

A plan on how the country will be reopened will be published in the coming days.

# icu - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

Over 9,000 people have recovered from Covid-19, according to new figures
# Good News
# Good News

Over 9,000 people have recovered from Covid-19, according to new figures

Apr 22nd 2020, 9:26 AM 17,471 Views 28 Comments

The figures are based on an analysis of the confirmed cases as of Saturday.

# icu - Monday 13 April, 2020

Harris: 'There's no magic point at the start of May where life as we know it before coronavirus can resume'
# Covid19
# Covid19

Harris: 'There's no magic point at the start of May where life as we know it before coronavirus can resume'

Apr 13th 2020, 4:39 PM 69,363 Views 111 Comments

Factors such as ICU capacity and the reproduction rate of the virus will determine how and when restrictions can be eased back.

# icu - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Some mothers allowed just 15 minutes with their premature babies due to coronavirus restrictions
# Neonatal ICUs
# Neonatal ICUs

Some mothers allowed just 15 minutes with their premature babies due to coronavirus restrictions

Apr 9th 2020, 12:05 AM 24,754 Views 17 Comments

Parents are asking for better communication about why the extreme restrictions in neonatal ICUs are necessary.

# icu - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

Holohan: Majority of people with Covid-19 are recovering and 53 who were in ICUs have been discharged
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Holohan: Majority of people with Covid-19 are recovering and 53 who were in ICUs have been discharged

Apr 8th 2020, 8:51 PM 44,661 Views 56 Comments

Although most people have been able to recover at home, officials said there is no room for complacency as vulnerable groups are still at a high risk.

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