Nine new cases of Covid-19 have been detected in Donegal, NPHET reports this evening.
Nationally, an additional 23 deaths and 921 new cases were revealed by the Department of Health.
The median age of those who died was 84 years and the age range was 57 – 95 years. Twenty-one of these deaths occurred in February and two occurred in January.
As of 8am today, 984 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 172 are in ICU. There have been 44 additional hospitalisations in the past 24 hours.
The latest data from Letterkenny University Hospital recorded 62 patients with Covid-19 onsite last night, of which four are in ICU.