32 COVID-19 patients receiving care at Galway public hospitals

Galway Bay fm newsroom – There are 25 COVID-19 patients receiving care at UHG today.

In the east of the county, there are seven patients being treated for the virus at Portiuncula Hospital.

There are three patients receiving ICU care in the city acute hospital and one at the ICU in Portiuncula.

Nationally, 415 COVID-positive patients are in hospitals today – an increase for the fifth day in a row.

It’s up from 408 yesterday, while from last Thursday its gone up by 16 percent.

Latest figures show 69 people in ICU – which is the same as last week.