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No ICU or general beds available at UHK

Jun 8, 2022 17:06 By radiokerrynews
No ICU or general beds available at UHK No ICU or general beds available at UHK
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There are currently no intensive care or general beds available at University Hospital Kerry.

That’s according to figures released by the HSE as part of its COVID-19 daily operations update.

These figures cover up to 8pm yesterday (Tuesday, June 7th).

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The figures show there are 11 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in UHK, with one patient being treated in ICU.

There’s also a further two suspected cases of the virus at the hospital.

These figures show that there are currently no ICU or general beds available at UHK.

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Meanwhile, figures released by the Health Protection Surveillance Centre show 157 people in Kerry have died from COVID-19 since the pandemic began.

These figures cover from March 1st, 2020 to May 28th this year and show that Kerry has the third lowest mortality rate nationwide; it stands at 106.3 per 100,000 population.

 

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