Number of Covid-19 patients in hospitals tops 2,000
Dr Ian Counihan, Respiratory Consultant and Covid Lead at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital in Drogheda, on the challenge of managing staff and beds at the hospital during the third wave of the Covid-19 pandemic.
Sixteen family members of Coombe staff given Covid vaccine
Colman O'Sullivan reports on a statement from the Coombe Women & Infants University Hospital confirming that Covid vaccines which were left over after all scheduled staff had been vaccinated were given to family members
Beacon CEO to meet HSE over revised 'safety net deal'
Michael Cullen, CEO of Beacon Hospital, discusses the conditions in private hospitals and the decision not to sign a contract with the HSE ensuring the provision of extra bed capacity to the public health service.