Chief Executive of the HSE Paul Reid joins the programme to discuss the ongoing rise in Coronavirus cases around the country, when we can expect to see a peak and if the HSE can cope with what's to come.
Chief Medical Officer at the Department of Health Dr. Tony Holohan joins the programme to discuss the new measures and movement restrictions that came into place yesterday and how these may be effective in combating the spread of Covid-19.
Garda Commissioner Drew Harris is on the line to go through how an Garda Siochana are playing their part in preventing the spread of Covid-19 and the new powers they have been given to enforce the restrictions announced by the government.
Cocooning The Elderly During The Coronavirus Pandemic
We hear from 81 year old Ray McGrath from Cheeckpoint in Waterford to discuss the new measures the elderly are being told to practice at this time as well as Sean Moynihan of Alone and Celine Clarke of Age Action about the impact these may have on people.
South Korea has managed to significantly slow the number of new cases of the virus in the country despite an early spike. Dr Jerome Kim, Director General of the International Vaccine Institute that's based in Seoul in South Korea discusses how they have done this.