Letterkenny university Hospital has most Covid-19 patients nationally

Letterkenny University Hospital remains the worst impacted when it comes to Covid-19 patients for the fourth day in a row.

Latest HSE figures show 71 patients are receiving treatment for the virus, two of whom are in the ICU.

There are also 35 people waiting on a bed in the hospital according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation’s Trolley Watch..

27 Covid patients are in Sligo University Hospital with 39 waiting for a bed, the first time Sligo has overtaken Letterkenny on trolley figures in recent times.