Covid-19 Thursday: 5,265 new cases via PCR, 4,673 via antigen

January 27th, 2022 6:07 PM

By Siobhan Cronin

As of 8am today, 1,047 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of whom 42 are in ICU. (Photo: Shutterstock)

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THE Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 5,265 PCR-confirmed cases of Covid-19.

In addition, on Wednesday 26 January, 4,673 people registered a positive antigen test through the HSE portal.

As of 8am today, 708 Covid-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 71 are in ICU.

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