8.18% capacity left at Altnagelvin with no new COVID-19 admissions or deaths reported

There were no new admissions to Altnagelvin with COVID-19 yesterday, according to the latest daily bulletin from the Department of Health.

Tuesday, 2nd March 2021, 4:00 pm

At midnight on Monday 39 people were being treated as coronavirus inpatients across Western Trust hospitals.

Five of 14 (35.71%) ICU beds at Altnagelvin were being used to treat COVID-19 patients; five (35.71%) were occupied by patients with other conditions and four (28.57%) were free.

Seven ICU patients in total were being ventilated - four were COVID-19 patients and three non-COVID-19 patients.


In terms of general occupancy 9.09% of beds at Altnagelvin were ‘COVID-19 occupied’, 81.21% were ‘other occupied’ and the hospital had 8.18% capacity left in the system: 1.52% were ‘awaiting admission.’

No further deaths have been recorded.