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COVID-19: 1,224 new cases in Ireland, with 278 patients in hospital

1,224 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Ireland today. It brings the five-day moving av...
Stephen McNeice
Stephen McNeice

13.36 19 Sep 2021


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COVID-19: 1,224 new cases in I...

COVID-19: 1,224 new cases in Ireland, with 278 patients in hospital

Stephen McNeice
Stephen McNeice

13.36 19 Sep 2021


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1,224 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported in Ireland today.

It brings the five-day moving average of new cases to 1,334 - a slight increase compared to yesterday, but down from 1,454 a week ago.

The five-day moving average of new COVID-19 cases is now 1,334

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As of this morning, there were 278 patients in Irish hospitals with COVID-19 - up from 261 yesterday.

The number of patients in ICU has dropped from 66 to 63 over the past 24 hours.

Meanwhile, Ireland has hit another vaccine milestone, with more than 90% of all over 16s now fully vaccinated.

HSE CEO Paul Reid says it’s the highest uptake in the EU, describing young people’s efforts as “truly remarkable & inspirational”.

Main image: File photo of Chief Medical Officer Dr Tony Holohan. Photograph: Sam Boal / RollingNews.ie

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