Five more COVID-19 admissions at Altnagelvin
Five more people - three men and two women - were admitted to Altnagelvin with COVID-19 yesterday, according to the latest data from the Department of Health.
The age ranges were as follows: 40-49 (2 patients), 50-59 (1 patient), 70-79 (1 patient) and over 80 (1 patient).
At midnight on Thursday 64 people were being treated as coronavirus inpatients across all Western Trust hospitals.
Five ICU patients in total were being ventilated - four were COVID-19 patients.
In terms of general occupancy 12.42% of beds at Altnagelvin were ‘COVID-19 occupied’, 81.68% were ‘other occupied’ and the hospital was 0.31% over capacity; 5.90% were ‘awaiting admission.’