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#Vaccinations

# vaccinations - Sunday 10 October, 2021

67% of patients in ICU with Covid-19 have not been vaccinated, HSE CEO says
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67% of patients in ICU with Covid-19 have not been vaccinated, HSE CEO says

Oct 10th 2021, 2:48 PM 44,244 Views 106 Comments

3% of those in intensive care units have been partially vaccinated against the virus.

# vaccinations - Friday 8 October, 2021

'It nearly feels like a bullying campaign' - Given says Robinson's healthcare is his own choice
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'It nearly feels like a bullying campaign' - Given says Robinson's healthcare is his own choice

Oct 8th 2021, 11:12 AM 5,500 Views 10 Comments

The former Ireland goalkeeper believes players should not be criticised if they opt against getting the Covid-19 vaccine.

# vaccinations - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

Premier League scrambles to convince stars to get vaccinated
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# Rollout

Premier League scrambles to convince stars to get vaccinated

Oct 6th 2021, 8:21 AM 4,181 Views 12 Comments

Although no official figures have been offered, reports suggest only seven of England’s 20 top-flight clubs have more than 50% of their squad fully vaccinated.

# vaccinations - Tuesday 17 August, 2021

NIAC has advised that Covid-19 vaccines can be mixed in some cases, Donnelly says
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# Vaccines

NIAC has advised that Covid-19 vaccines can be mixed in some cases, Donnelly says

Aug 17th 2021, 2:20 PM 20,768 Views 29 Comments

The Minister also said NIAC has advised that booster shots be given around the same time as the flu shot.

# vaccinations - Monday 9 August, 2021

Vaccination for children aged 12 to 15 expected to begin this weekend
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Vaccination for children aged 12 to 15 expected to begin this weekend

Aug 9th 2021, 11:12 AM 19,079 Views 82 Comments

The Director of the HSE National Immunisation Office said a strong uptake is expected.

# vaccinations - Friday 30 July, 2021

Selfie areas and pop-up clinics used in bid to boost the North's youth vaccination rates
# Vaccination Uptake
# Vaccination Uptake

Selfie areas and pop-up clinics used in bid to boost the North's youth vaccination rates

Jul 30th 2021, 6:00 AM 9,818 Views 23 Comments

Regional mass vaccination centres in Northern Ireland are closing for first doses 31st July

# vaccinations - Saturday 17 July, 2021

Debunked: A claim that Australian students were 'accidentally' vaccinated is missing context
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# Factcheck

Debunked: A claim that Australian students were 'accidentally' vaccinated is missing context

Jul 17th 2021, 11:00 AM 27,176 Views 0 Comments

An “error” led to around 160 students receiving the Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine,.

# vaccinations - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Over 50% of adults now fully vaccinated in Ireland as testing ramps up amid Delta fears
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Over 50% of adults now fully vaccinated in Ireland as testing ramps up amid Delta fears

Updated Jul 6th 2021, 10:00 AM 46,188 Views 98 Comments

It’s the latest milestone in the vaccine rollout.

# vaccinations - Friday 2 July, 2021

'It's crazy': Pharmacists say phones ringing constantly after Janssen jab announcement
# Janssen Jab
# Janssen Jab

'It's crazy': Pharmacists say phones ringing constantly after Janssen jab announcement

Jul 2nd 2021, 5:26 PM 51,169 Views 84 Comments

The HSE National Director asked the public to ‘be patient’ with pharmacies.

# vaccinations - Thursday 1 July, 2021

People aged 30 to 34 can register for Covid-19 vaccine next week
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# Online Portal

People aged 30 to 34 can register for Covid-19 vaccine next week

Jul 1st 2021, 2:30 PM 54,931 Views 90 Comments

Second doses for people aged 60-69 are set to be completed in the coming weeks.

# vaccinations - Wednesday 30 June, 2021

'It's absolutely ridiculous to exclude people': Young hospitality workers on indoor dining restrictions
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# Barred From The Bar

'It's absolutely ridiculous to exclude people': Young hospitality workers on indoor dining restrictions

Jun 30th 2021, 5:00 PM 13,234 Views 39 Comments

As NPHET suggests only opening indoor dining for those that are vaccinated, we spoke to the servers.

# vaccinations - Monday 21 June, 2021

UK Government moves to scrap ten day quarantine for Covid contacts who are fully vaccinated
# Back To Normality
# Back To Normality

UK Government moves to scrap ten day quarantine for Covid contacts who are fully vaccinated

Jun 21st 2021, 3:33 PM 13,693 Views 9 Comments

Under the plan, the ten day quarantine period could be axed in favour of daily lateral flow tests.

# vaccinations - Wednesday 16 June, 2021

1,200 inmates receive Covid vaccines as wider roll-out to prisons begins
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

1,200 inmates receive Covid vaccines as wider roll-out to prisons begins

Jun 16th 2021, 11:56 AM 10,582 Views 25 Comments

The vaccinations will be administered by staff from the National Ambulance Service.

# vaccinations - Monday 14 June, 2021

Coronavirus: 242 new cases confirmed in Ireland
# Latest Figures
# Latest Figures

Coronavirus: 242 new cases confirmed in Ireland

Jun 14th 2021, 4:58 PM 52,110 Views 86 Comments

The Department of Health today also confirmed there are 67 Covid-19 patients in hospital with 23 in ICU.

# vaccinations - Tuesday 8 June, 2021

England may need to delay its roadmap to normality, but only for 'a couple of weeks'
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# Freedom Day

England may need to delay its roadmap to normality, but only for 'a couple of weeks'

Jun 8th 2021, 3:53 PM 9,534 Views 3 Comments

Of 126 people admitted to hospital with the Indian variant, just three had had both doses of a Covid-19 vaccine.

Daily coronavirus cases in India dip below 100,000
# India
# India

Daily coronavirus cases in India dip below 100,000

Jun 8th 2021, 9:23 AM 10,249 Views 12 Comments

India peaked at adding more than 400,000 cases a day in May, but new infections and deaths have declined across the country since then.

# vaccinations - Sunday 9 May, 2021

Vaccine rollout breaks single day record for 2nd day running, with over 52,000 vaccines administered on Friday
# Ramping Up
# Ramping Up

Vaccine rollout breaks single day record for 2nd day running, with over 52,000 vaccines administered on Friday

Updated May 9th 2021, 3:56 PM 57,209 Views 79 Comments

A total of 1,799,190 doses have been administered so far in the rollout.

# vaccinations - Monday 3 May, 2021

EU Commission proposes reopening of external borders
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# Travel

EU Commission proposes reopening of external borders

May 3rd 2021, 2:02 PM 28,335 Views 8 Comments

EU officials believe the vaccination campaigns will soon be a “game changer” in the fight against Covid-19.

# vaccinations - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Vets, dental hygienists and healthcare students could be trained up to give vaccine jabs
# Cabinet
# Cabinet

Vets, dental hygienists and healthcare students could be trained up to give vaccine jabs

Apr 20th 2021, 9:07 PM 16,891 Views 47 Comments

More vaccinators will need to be recruited to as we head into the summer months, Cabinet was told today.

# vaccinations - Wednesday 10 March, 2021

LeBron James urged to rethink vaccine stance
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LeBron James urged to rethink vaccine stance

Mar 10th 2021, 10:54 PM 9,751 Views 1 Comment

In comments ahead of the All-Star Game last weekend, the Los Angeles Lakers superstar would not say whether he planned on getting vaccinated.

# vaccinations - Tuesday 9 March, 2021

Fully vaccinated Americans can gather together indoors without masks, health officials say

Fully vaccinated Americans can gather together indoors without masks, health officials say

Mar 9th 2021, 7:20 AM 18,217 Views 12 Comments

The US Centres for Disease Control and Prevention announced the guidance yesterday.

# vaccinations - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Ghana becomes first nation in world to receive Covax coronavirus vaccines
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# Vaccines

Ghana becomes first nation in world to receive Covax coronavirus vaccines

Feb 24th 2021, 5:15 PM 30,737 Views 21 Comments

Ghana is among 92 countries that will receive vaccines for free through the initiative.

# vaccinations - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

People with underlying conditions have been moved up the vaccine priority list
# Shot In The Arm
# Shot In The Arm

People with underlying conditions have been moved up the vaccine priority list

Updated Feb 23rd 2021, 9:00 PM 83,375 Views 46 Comments

Taoiseach Micheál Martin confirmed the change this evening.

# vaccinations - Monday 8 February, 2021

More than 230,000 vaccine doses administered in Ireland up to last Friday
# Vaccinations
# Vaccinations

More than 230,000 vaccine doses administered in Ireland up to last Friday

Feb 8th 2021, 10:00 PM 28,373 Views 93 Comments

The HSE has said that a further 29,000 vaccines will be administered this week.

# vaccinations - Sunday 7 February, 2021

Reader Q&A: What impact will the AstraZeneca developments have on Ireland's vaccine roll-out?
# Covid19 Facts
# Covid19 Facts

Reader Q&A: What impact will the AstraZeneca developments have on Ireland's vaccine roll-out?

Feb 7th 2021, 12:05 AM 33,134 Views 0 Comments

The plan for those aged over 70 has changed.

# vaccinations - Monday 1 February, 2021

ECDC says there was 'issue' with reported data which led to incorrect Irish vaccine figures
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

ECDC says there was 'issue' with reported data which led to incorrect Irish vaccine figures

Feb 1st 2021, 8:23 PM 32,118 Views 9 Comments

The ECDC’s vaccine tracker said Ireland had more than twice its actual number of doses administered.

# vaccinations - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

Cabinet signs off on plan for GPs and pharmacists to vaccinate 1.5 million people
# Vaccinations
# Vaccinations

Cabinet signs off on plan for GPs and pharmacists to vaccinate 1.5 million people

Updated Jan 19th 2021, 6:45 PM 71,307 Views 161 Comments

GPs working in mass vaccination centres will be paid €120 per hour under the plan.

# vaccinations - Thursday 14 January, 2021

Opinion: Covid-19 vaccine rollout may present future challenges for employers
# Covid Vaccine
# Covid Vaccine

Opinion: Covid-19 vaccine rollout may present future challenges for employers

Jan 14th 2021, 7:00 AM 83,589 Views 59 Comments

As vaccinations continue, employers need to consider the rights of employees when looking at the health of their teams and any return to the workplace writes Jason O’Sullivan.

# vaccinations - Wednesday 13 January, 2021

Government plans to have almost 4 million people vaccinated by end of September, says Donnelly
# Vaccine Plan
# Vaccine Plan

Government plans to have almost 4 million people vaccinated by end of September, says Donnelly

Jan 13th 2021, 5:11 PM 38,067 Views 84 Comments

Varadkar says between 50,000 and 55,000 people will be vaccinated this week.

# vaccinations - Tuesday 15 December, 2020

Pfizer vaccine could be approved for use in Ireland next week as EMA brings forward meeting
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# Inoc-yule-ation

Pfizer vaccine could be approved for use in Ireland next week as EMA brings forward meeting

Updated Dec 15th 2020, 1:45 PM 14,994 Views 21 Comments

Germany’s Bild newspaper reports that the European Medicines Agency will now meet on 23 December.

# vaccinations - Saturday 12 September, 2020

HSE set to face difficult task in reaching flu vaccination targets for healthcare staff
# Flu Season
# Flu Season

HSE set to face difficult task in reaching flu vaccination targets for healthcare staff

Sep 12th 2020, 8:30 AM 26,487 Views 29 Comments

Rates of healthcare worker vaccine uptake, particularly in nursing homes, remain low.

# vaccinations - Friday 17 January, 2020

HSE issues mumps warning as 132 cases reported last week - the highest weekly number in over a decade
# Mumps
# Mumps

HSE issues mumps warning as 132 cases reported last week - the highest weekly number in over a decade

Updated Jan 17th 2020, 10:12 PM 26,809 Views 26 Comments

Symptoms of mumps include fever, headache and painful swollen salivary glands.

# vaccinations - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Mumps and measles on the rise in Ireland as people share discredited research online
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Mumps and measles on the rise in Ireland as people share discredited research online

Nov 28th 2019, 7:27 PM 11,742 Views 53 Comments

Dr Kevin Kelleher of the HSE said Andrew Wakefield’s research linking vaccines to autism has been “utterly discredited”.

# vaccinations - Friday 25 October, 2019

Dublin universities send warnings to students over mumps outbreak in the capital
# Mumps
# Mumps

Dublin universities send warnings to students over mumps outbreak in the capital

Oct 25th 2019, 6:10 AM 14,369 Views 18 Comments

In September, Health Protection Surveillance Centre was notified of 69 cases of mumps.

# vaccinations - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

Harris says social media companies should ban accounts that spread misinformation about vaccines
# Mandatory Vaccinations
# Mandatory Vaccinations

Harris says social media companies should ban accounts that spread misinformation about vaccines

Updated Sep 10th 2019, 3:47 PM 16,133 Views 138 Comments

Facebook says certain hashtags are banned and ads rejected in a bid to stop misinformation from gaining traction.

# vaccinations - Monday 9 September, 2019

Harris asks social media companies and sporting organisations to help raise vaccine awareness
# HPV
# HPV

Harris asks social media companies and sporting organisations to help raise vaccine awareness

Sep 9th 2019, 6:10 AM 7,740 Views 123 Comments

The health minister sent letters to companies like Facebook and Google in recent weeks.

# vaccinations - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Poll: Do you support mandatory vaccination?
# Poll
# Poll

Poll: Do you support mandatory vaccination?

Aug 28th 2019, 9:27 AM 51,007 Views 178 Comments

Eleven European countries have mandatory vaccinations for a range of bacterial and viral infections.

# vaccinations - Friday 14 June, 2019

New York ends religious exemption to vaccine requirements for school children
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

New York ends religious exemption to vaccine requirements for school children

Jun 14th 2019, 10:49 PM 17,813 Views 31 Comments

Meanwhile, Jessica Biel has said she does not support a bill in California that would limit medical exemptions.

# vaccinations - Friday 24 May, 2019

Virus which is the most common causes of gastroenteritis in children drops by 72% since vaccine rollout
# Immunisation
# Immunisation

Virus which is the most common causes of gastroenteritis in children drops by 72% since vaccine rollout

May 24th 2019, 6:10 AM 16,453 Views 15 Comments

Rotavirus disease is the most common cause of gastroenteritis in children.

# vaccinations - Friday 26 April, 2019

Simon Harris has asked the Attorney General to look at mandatory vaccinations
# Measles
# Measles

Simon Harris has asked the Attorney General to look at mandatory vaccinations

Apr 26th 2019, 1:00 PM 33,788 Views 171 Comments

Earlier this week, it was announced that Ireland had experienced a 204% increase in cases of measles.

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