Search

01 Dec 2021

No Covid-19 inpatients at Kilkenny hospital as national figures hit nine month low

St Luke's General Hospital, Kilkenny.

St Luke's General Hospital, Kilkenny

There are currently eight hospitals nationwide with no admitted patients being treated for Covid-19 and Saint Luke's General Hospital is among them, HSE CEO Paul Reid has confirmed.

"Further good news this morning," Reid tweeted earlier.

"8 adult hospitals now have zero #covid19 inpatients (St James's, Naas, Tullamore, Sligo, Galway, Kilkenny, Mercy, Waterford)."

The HSE Chief also confirmed that the three children's hospitals at Temple St, Crumlin & Tallaght also currently have no Covid-19 inpatients.

There were 59 inpatients with Covid-19 reported in hospital across the country last night, a stark contrast to the 2,020 inpatients reported on January 18, 2021.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.


Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.