Highest number of Covid 19 patients being treated in Letterkenny University Hospital

Letterkenny University Hospital in Donegal is currently treating the highest number of Covid-19 patients in the Country.



Hospitals across the Country are currently stepping up their preparations for a further surge in Covid admissions, according to the head of a hospital group.


141 patients are in hospital with the virus, compared to just 63 two weeks ago.


1,345 new cases of Covid were confirmed yesterday, and the five-day moving average is just under 1,300.


Letterkenny Hospital in Donegal has 19 Covid patients – the highest number of patients being treated for the Corona virus in any hospital in the country.


Tony Canavan is CEO of the Saolta Group, which manages the hospital and six others including Sligo University Hospital