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#vaccine rollout

# vaccine-rollout - Monday 26 September, 2022

Explainer: What you need to know about the new adapted Covid vaccines heading into winter
# Immunology
# Immunology

Explainer: What you need to know about the new adapted Covid vaccines heading into winter

Sep 26th 2022, 12:05 AM 27,391 Views 23 Comments

Professor of Immunology Christine Loscher says the new jabs work ‘specifically against Omicron’.

# vaccine-rollout - Friday 16 September, 2022

New Omicron-specific vaccines to be rolled out as boosters from next month, Health Minister says
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

New Omicron-specific vaccines to be rolled out as boosters from next month, Health Minister says

Sep 16th 2022, 7:18 PM 19,409 Views 21 Comments

Anyone who is eligible for both a flu vaccine and a Covid booster vaccine can receive them at the same time from next month.

# vaccine-rollout - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Children aged 5-11 can get the Covid-19 vaccine from today
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Children aged 5-11 can get the Covid-19 vaccine from today

Jan 8th 2022, 1:15 PM 28,753 Views 203 Comments

Health authorities are encouraging parents and guardians to get their children vaccinated.

# vaccine-rollout - Thursday 6 January, 2022

'I’m extremely sorry': HSE boss apologises after high-risk kids passed over for vaccination
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

'I’m extremely sorry': HSE boss apologises after high-risk kids passed over for vaccination

Jan 6th 2022, 4:45 PM 28,720 Views 19 Comments

HSE Chief Paul Reid said that the issue is now resolved and high-risk children should receive appointments shortly.

# vaccine-rollout - Thursday 23 December, 2021

Boosters for over-30s from next week, first doses for children 5-11 from next month
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Boosters for over-30s from next week, first doses for children 5-11 from next month

Updated Dec 23rd 2021, 7:20 PM 51,829 Views 56 Comments
  • People aged 16 to 29 who received the Janssen vaccine will be entitled to a booster next week.
  • Over 106,000 booster jabs were administered yesterday
  • Everyone in Ireland over five will be entitled to a vaccine from next month.

# vaccine-rollout - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Around 1.75 million people will have received a booster by Christmas, says Tánaiste
# Booster Rollout
# Booster Rollout

Around 1.75 million people will have received a booster by Christmas, says Tánaiste

Dec 15th 2021, 10:04 PM 18,590 Views 41 Comments

It is understood that Leo Varadkar made the comment at tonight’s Fine Gael parliamentary party meeting.

# vaccine-rollout - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Pop-up vaccination centres will be in colleges next week – here's where they will be
# Vaccine Centres
# Vaccine Centres

Pop-up vaccination centres will be in colleges next week – here's where they will be

Sep 22nd 2021, 11:26 AM 11,297 Views 9 Comments

It’s part of a ‘vaccination week’ initiative which aims to maximise uptake.

# vaccine-rollout - Sunday 19 September, 2021

Over 90% of people in Ireland aged over 16 are now fully vaccinated against Covid
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Over 90% of people in Ireland aged over 16 are now fully vaccinated against Covid

Sep 19th 2021, 12:36 PM 38,492 Views 43 Comments

It’s the highest rate in the European Union.

# vaccine-rollout - Friday 10 September, 2021

Vaccine rollout hits major milestone as 90% of adults are fully vaccinated
# Brian MacCraith
# Brian MacCraith

Vaccine rollout hits major milestone as 90% of adults are fully vaccinated

Sep 10th 2021, 7:55 AM 31,190 Views 163 Comments

Seven million vaccine doses will have been administered by the end of today.

# vaccine-rollout - 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 19,130 Views 82 Comments

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

# vaccine-rollout - Thursday 29 July, 2021

Secondary students: 'Covid jab rollout welcome but it's vital we're part of conversation'
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Secondary students: 'Covid jab rollout welcome but it's vital we're part of conversation'

Jul 29th 2021, 2:30 PM 8,499 Views 9 Comments

Parental consent will have to be given for those aged 12-15.

# vaccine-rollout - Tuesday 27 July, 2021

Information campaign to be launched as children aged 12 to 15 set to be offered jabs
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Information campaign to be launched as children aged 12 to 15 set to be offered jabs

Updated Jul 27th 2021, 7:00 PM 76,214 Views 271 Comments
  • A government spokesperson said there is no suggestion that vaccination will be a prerequisite for children returning to school in September.
  • NIAC advice stated that a parent's decision to accept, defer or refuse a vaccine for their child should be respected.
  • Booster shots are set to be given to key groups in the autumn.

# vaccine-rollout - Monday 26 July, 2021

Covid-19 vaccine portal will open for people aged 16 and 17 tomorrow
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Covid-19 vaccine portal will open for people aged 16 and 17 tomorrow

Jul 26th 2021, 8:14 PM 49,950 Views 96 Comments

The health minister announced the news today.

# vaccine-rollout - Tuesday 20 July, 2021

Covid vaccine portal will open to everyone aged 18 or over from tomorrow
# MRNA Jabs
# MRNA Jabs

Covid vaccine portal will open to everyone aged 18 or over from tomorrow

Jul 20th 2021, 7:31 PM 19,577 Views 19 Comments

The health minister said Ireland’s vaccination programme is ahead of schedule and performing “really well”.

# vaccine-rollout - Monday 19 July, 2021

Covid vaccine portal now open for people aged 18-24
# Rollout
# Rollout

Covid vaccine portal now open for people aged 18-24

Jul 19th 2021, 2:30 PM 14,881 Views 12 Comments

Those who register now will be offered an AstraZeneca vaccine if it is available earlier than an mRNA jab.

# vaccine-rollout - Saturday 17 July, 2021

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

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

Jul 17th 2021, 11:00 AM 27,393 Views 0 Comments

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

# vaccine-rollout - Thursday 15 July, 2021

Covid vaccine portal will open for people aged 25-29 tomorrow
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Covid vaccine portal will open for people aged 25-29 tomorrow

Jul 15th 2021, 9:46 AM 45,850 Views 52 Comments

This group will be able to register for an mRNA vaccine.

# vaccine-rollout - Saturday 10 July, 2021

Over 55% of Irish adults now fully vaccinated against Covid as 275,000 doses given this week
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Over 55% of Irish adults now fully vaccinated against Covid as 275,000 doses given this week

Jul 10th 2021, 12:33 PM 22,639 Views 76 Comments

Over 70% of adults have had at least one dose.

# vaccine-rollout - Tuesday 6 July, 2021

Pfizer plans to have 16,000 people fully vaccinated by end of July via private scheme
# Rollout Boost
# Rollout Boost

Pfizer plans to have 16,000 people fully vaccinated by end of July via private scheme

Jul 6th 2021, 6:00 AM 58,771 Views 38 Comments

When the data is transferred to the HSE, the percentage of adults who are fully vaccinated will increase by 0.43%.

# vaccine-rollout - Monday 5 July, 2021

Supplies 'very limited' as pharmacies begin vaccinating 18-34 age group
# Johnson And Johnson
# Johnson And Johnson

Supplies 'very limited' as pharmacies begin vaccinating 18-34 age group

Updated Jul 5th 2021, 3:55 PM 38,054 Views 44 Comments

The HSE confirmed that another 343,000 vaccine doses were administered last week.

# vaccine-rollout - Friday 2 July, 2021

Pharmacies set to begin vaccinating 18-34 year-olds from next Monday
# Janssen
# Janssen

Pharmacies set to begin vaccinating 18-34 year-olds from next Monday

Jul 2nd 2021, 11:44 AM 137,747 Views 159 Comments

People in the age bracket can contact a participating pharmacy to book an appointment for the jab.

Six months into 2021, how close is Ireland to vaccinating 80% of the population?
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Six months into 2021, how close is Ireland to vaccinating 80% of the population?

Jul 2nd 2021, 12:05 AM 56,876 Views 44 Comments

This week marked the six-month mark in the vaccine rollout.

# vaccine-rollout - Friday 11 June, 2021

Over half of family carers report a decline in mental health during pandemic
# Dementia
# Dementia

Over half of family carers report a decline in mental health during pandemic

Jun 11th 2021, 11:57 AM 5,516 Views 7 Comments

The new research published by the Alzheimer Society of Ireland say that it found family carers to be at “breaking point”.

# vaccine-rollout - Thursday 10 June, 2021

Taoiseach says one million people could be fully vaccinated by the end of today
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Taoiseach says one million people could be fully vaccinated by the end of today

Jun 10th 2021, 12:55 PM 15,976 Views 36 Comments

The vaccine portal will soon open for those in their 30s.

# vaccine-rollout - Wednesday 2 June, 2021

Vaccine registration is now open for 44 year olds
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Vaccine registration is now open for 44 year olds

Jun 2nd 2021, 10:02 AM 19,807 Views 18 Comments

The vaccine registration portal will open for 43 to 40 year olds in the coming days.

# vaccine-rollout - Sunday 30 May, 2021

Government set new target of 2.5 million adults fully vaccinated by end of July
# New Target
# New Target

Government set new target of 2.5 million adults fully vaccinated by end of July

May 30th 2021, 2:32 PM 25,865 Views 35 Comments

HSE CEO Paul Reid has said that they expect that half of adults will have received one jab by this evening or tomorrow.

# vaccine-rollout - Tuesday 25 May, 2021

Taoiseach says Ireland will have given 2.5 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines by the end of the day
# Getting There
# Getting There

Taoiseach says Ireland will have given 2.5 million doses of Covid-19 vaccines by the end of the day

May 25th 2021, 1:30 PM 33,027 Views 32 Comments

It appears we are still on track to have 80% of people with one dose by early July.

# vaccine-rollout - Thursday 20 May, 2021

HSE chief says there are 'some concerns' over delivery schedules of J&J jab
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

HSE chief says there are 'some concerns' over delivery schedules of J&J jab

May 20th 2021, 4:19 PM 22,843 Views 9 Comments

The HSE has not yet received delivery dates for the J&J vaccine in June.

# vaccine-rollout - Tuesday 18 May, 2021

More than 40% of adults in Ireland have received their first Covid-19 vaccine jab
# Progress
# Progress

More than 40% of adults in Ireland have received their first Covid-19 vaccine jab

Updated May 18th 2021, 7:20 PM 32,144 Views 46 Comments

Almost two in every five adults in Northern Ireland is fully vaccinated.

# vaccine-rollout - Wednesday 12 May, 2021

Leo Varadkar suggests that anyone who wants a Covid-19 vaccine 'may be offered one by the end of June'
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Leo Varadkar suggests that anyone who wants a Covid-19 vaccine 'may be offered one by the end of June'

Updated May 12th 2021, 7:49 PM 62,593 Views 80 Comments

The Tánaiste made the comments at a Fine Gael meeting this evening.

# vaccine-rollout - Saturday 8 May, 2021

New daily vaccine record set as EU signs contract for additional 1.8 billion Pfizer vaccines
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

New daily vaccine record set as EU signs contract for additional 1.8 billion Pfizer vaccines

Updated May 8th 2021, 5:24 PM 43,838 Views 43 Comments

Health Minister Stephen Donnelly also announced that two more countries have been added to the hotel quarantine list

# vaccine-rollout - Sunday 25 April, 2021

Ireland has administered over one million first doses of Covid-19 vaccines
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

Ireland has administered over one million first doses of Covid-19 vaccines

Updated Apr 25th 2021, 7:07 PM 62,027 Views 83 Comments

There were over 42,000 Covid-19 vaccines administered on Friday.

# vaccine-rollout - Wednesday 21 April, 2021

Pfizer to offer its Covid-19 vaccine to employees’ relatives in coming months
# Job Perks
# Job Perks

Pfizer to offer its Covid-19 vaccine to employees’ relatives in coming months

Apr 21st 2021, 10:46 PM 40,913 Views 46 Comments

The 4,000-plus staff across Pfizer’s five Irish locations were informed of the offer today.

Taoiseach tells TDs barbers and hairdressers will be 'prioritised' in May easing - but no firm decisions made
# Chop Chop
# Chop Chop

Taoiseach tells TDs barbers and hairdressers will be 'prioritised' in May easing - but no firm decisions made

Updated Apr 21st 2021, 9:30 PM 74,540 Views 115 Comments

The Cabinet is due to meet next Tuesday and Thursday before signing off on plans for the easing of restrictions in May.

# vaccine-rollout - Tuesday 20 April, 2021

Ticket touting law to be approved by Cabinet as all eyes look towards summer
# Live Events
# Live Events

Ticket touting law to be approved by Cabinet as all eyes look towards summer

Apr 20th 2021, 12:05 AM 17,269 Views 35 Comments
  • The law - to be approved at Cabinet - will ban the above price resale of tickets for live events, Christina Finn reports.
  • While there's no imminent return likely for large outdoor events, ministers are hopeful of further easing next month.
  • Stephen Donnelly is also expected to give Cabinet an update on the vaccine rollout at today's meeting.

# vaccine-rollout - Sunday 18 April, 2021

No plans to change vaccine rollout to prioritise younger cohorts, says Health Minister
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

No plans to change vaccine rollout to prioritise younger cohorts, says Health Minister

Apr 18th 2021, 2:06 PM 33,475 Views 62 Comments

Donnelly said he asked about changing the plan due to a previous NIAC reccommendation.

# vaccine-rollout - Tuesday 6 April, 2021

'It's not a value judgement on any profession' - Education Minister defends change to vaccine prioritisation
# Vaccine Rollout
# Vaccine Rollout

'It's not a value judgement on any profession' - Education Minister defends change to vaccine prioritisation

Updated Apr 6th 2021, 3:00 PM 77,395 Views 189 Comments
  • The conferences of the country's three teacher trade unions started online today
  • Unions are unhappy about the revised vaccination rollout based on age and not profession
  • Education Minister Norma Foley has addressed delegates at the INTO Congress

# vaccine-rollout - Tuesday 30 March, 2021

Vaccination centre to open in Croke Park at start of summer
# Rollout
# Rollout

Vaccination centre to open in Croke Park at start of summer

Mar 30th 2021, 6:24 PM 13,773 Views 11 Comments

The centre, which would have ten booths, is due to open in May.

# vaccine-rollout - 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 17,931 Views 23 Comments

It is the lowest number since the start of January.

# vaccine-rollout - Saturday 13 March, 2021

AstraZeneca confirms further shortfall in planned EU vaccine delivery

AstraZeneca confirms further shortfall in planned EU vaccine delivery

Updated Mar 13th 2021, 2:42 PM 77,135 Views 121 Comments

The company has cited production problems and export restrictions.

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