UHL staff asked to self-isolate

first_imgNumbers of Limerick hospital group staff sidelined by COVID-19 reduces by 162 in past 7 days WhatsApp Designed by FreepikIT HAS been confirmed that staff at University Hospital Limerick have been asked to self-isolate if they were in contact with anyone who has tested positive for the Coronavirus.Four members of one family from Clare are being treated in the hospital and it has also been confirmed that people the HSE consider contacts include patients who attended Zone A (minors) of the Emergency Department in UHL between the hours of 10am and 2pm on Wednesday last, February 26 and they are being contacted directly. Patients in any other area of the Emergency Department or the wider hospital are not considered to be contacts.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up Patients who attended a small number of other health services are also being contacted by public health in line with procedure.Among this wh are being asked to self-isolate are a number of hospital staff who had contact with the confirmed case.General advice and information on COVID-19  for members of the public is available on www.hse.ie\coronavirus  and the vast majority of people in the MidWest can access all the relevant information here. TAGSCoronavirusfeaturedself-isolateUHL Print NewsBreaking newsUHL staff asked to self-isolateBy Bernie English – March 6, 2020 4457 Government announces phased easing of public health restrictions Linkedin “There is extreme overcrowding in UHL this morning” – UHL Twittercenter_img Previous articleCouncil strategy to bring new life to city centreNext articleLeo Sayer on a Selfie Tour Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. Limerick health chiefs urge public not to withhold information on virus contacts, as they investigate “complex and serious outbreaks” across midwest region Advertisement Walk in Covid testing available in Limerick from Saturday 10th April RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Facebook Email No vaccines in Limerick yetlast_img read more

Rescue 118 extends thanks following night vision goggle training

first_img Google+ Google+ Facebook Rescue 118 has confirmed they have been training with night vision goggles for the last few months.They have been carrying out numerous flights around the various landing pads at Letterkenny, Sligo and Mayo University hospitals and around Strandhill.The crew of Rescue 118 have thanked all the crews of the Inishbofin Ferry, the Arranmore Ferry and the security at all the hospital pads who facilitate them.They also extended thanks to the air traffic controllers and fire service of Sligo Airport as they keep members safe and refuel Rescue 118 when they land at any time and their engineers who keep two helicopters in the air. Previous articlePremier Division Review: Defeat for Harps as Derry City earn late drawNext articleDonegal leave it late to beat Roscommon in league opener News Highland By News Highland – May 9, 2021 Twitter Facebook WhatsApp DL Debate – 24/05/21 Pinterest Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows center_img Harps come back to win in Waterford WhatsApp Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Homepage BannerNews Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Rescue 118 extends thanks following night vision goggle training Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODAlast_img read more