Ireland “beginning to turn a corner” but hospitals remain under threat

first_img Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest By News Highland – January 12, 2021 Twitter Facebook Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows WhatsApp NPHET believe the country is “beginning to turn a corner” in tackling the current wave of Covid-19 – but that hospitals will remain under threat in the weeks ahead.A further 8 deaths linked to the virus were confirmed last night with 4,929 new cases – 157 new cases were recorded in Donegal.One in 76 people across the country has tested positive for the disease in the past two weeks.As of last night there were 87 people with Covid-19 being treated at Letterkenny University Hospital, a rise of 8 on the previous figure.Professor Philip Nolan, chair of NPHET’s modelling advisory group, says there may be stabilisation in the case numbers:Audio Playerhttps://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/nolan7am-1.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Facebook Pinterest Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic center_img FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 WhatsApp Twitter Previous articleHealthcare workers in North ‘frightened’ over next few weeksNext articleGovernment ‘keeping a close eye on Donegal’ – Varadkar News Highland Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th DL Debate – 24/05/21 Ireland “beginning to turn a corner” but hospitals remain under threat AudioHomepage BannerNews Google+last_img read more