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

Spanish Navy Ship Heads for Operation Atalanta

first_img View post tag: Navy Spanish Navy Ship Heads for Operation Atalanta Share this article View post tag: ATALANTA The farewell ceremony was presided over by Rear-admiral Manuel de la Puente, Commander of the Canary Islands Naval Command accompanied by other local military authorities.The ‘Relámpago’ is the sixth ship which participates in operation ‘Atalanta’, a EU maritime security mission fighting piracy in the Gulf of Aden and Somalia, also protecting merchant shipping and trawlers fishing in the area.The Spanish Navy participates in this mission in collaboration with the Foreign Affairs Ministry and the Defense Policy Secretariat.The ‘Relámpago’ is the third ship of her class. The BAM concept (an oceanic patrol vessel) contemplates a state-of-the-art and multi-purpose ship with reduced maintenance and production costs, capable of operating not only in military missions, but also in search and rescue (SAR) operations, humanitarian aid, evacuations and the fight against sea pollution.The ship is under the command of Lieutenant-Commander Isidoro Junguito Carrión. Her complement consists of 86 people: 51 crew members, 17 Air Unit personnel in support of the embarked helicopter and a 16-strong Special Operations detachment, in addition to a doctor and an interpreter.[mappress]Press Release, February 27, 2014, 2014; Image: Spanish Navy View post tag: heads View post tag: For View post tag: News by topic View post tag: Spanish February 27, 2014 SPANISH NAVY SHIP RELÁMPAGOThe Maritime Action Ship (BAM in its Spanish initials) ‘Relámpago’ with home port in Las Palmas (Canary Islands) has set sail to participate in the counter-piracy operation ‘Atalanta’ in the Indian Ocean. View post tag: operation View post tag: Naval Back to overview,Home naval-today Spanish Navy Ship Heads for Operation Atalanta View post tag: shiplast_img read more