Latest Covid 19 news from Limerick

Doctors may be forced to choose between patients for ICU beds

by Bernie English [email protected] SENIOR doctors at University Hospital Limerick (UHL) say they could be forced to choose between patients as the hospital's Intensive Care Unit runs out...
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UL Hospitals announces Walk-In COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Clinics for 60-69 years age group

UL Hospitals Group vaccinators will open Walk-In COVID-19 Vaccine Booster Clinics for 60-69-year-olds this weekend, and continue to run separate walk-in clinics for anyone in the...

BREAKING: “We are in war time”, warns UHL consultant

THE head of the intensive care unit at University Hospital Limerick, Dr Catherine Motherway, has warned that the health system "is in war time"...

People in Mid West urged to reduce social activity as Covid cases soar

THE Department of Public Health Mid-West is urging members of the public to reduce or pause high-risk social activity, as the region recorded more...

More walk-In Covid vaccine clinics to be held this weekend

WITH the total of Covid-19 vaccine doses delivered under the UL Hospitals Group vaccination programme having exceeded 400,000, the Group’s vaccination teams will be...

Ireland facing lockdown if unmasked crowd scenes continue, says O’Dea

by David Raleigh [email protected] THE country will face a full lockdown if crowds of people continue to gather while flouting Covid-19 social distancing guidelines as they...

Crowds of students gather in Limerick as health chiefs urge people to reduce social...

by David Raleigh [email protected] LARGE social gatherings are taking place across Limerick City during the annual Student Christmas Day festivities, just 24 hours after the Taoiseach...
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INMO says overcrowding at UHL is “out of control”

THE Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation has called for an independent review of the overcrowding at University Hospital Limerick and for direct ministerial intervention. The...

Mid-Western Cancer Support Centre to resume face-to-face appointments from tomorrow

FROM tomorrow morning, Monday November 15, the Mid-Western Cancer Information and Support Centre at University Hospital Limerick is resuming face-to-face onsite appointments on a...
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Booster vaccines for healthcare workers underway

by Bernie English [email protected] BOOSTER Covid vaccines for health care workers are being rolled out across the Mid West this week. UL Hospitals Group vaccination teams are...

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