No reported COVID-19 admissions at Altnagelvin

There were no reported COVID-19 admissions at Altnagelvin yesterday, according to the latest data from the Department of Health.

Thursday, 12th August 2021, 3:06 pm

At midnight on Wednesday 54 people were being treated as coronavirus inpatients across all Western Trust hospitals.

Four (40%) out of ten ICU beds at Altnagelvin were being used to treat a COVID-19 patient; four ICU bed (40%) were occupied by patients with other conditions; and two (20%) beds were free.

Altnagelvin Hospital

Eight ICU patients in total were being ventilated - five were COVID-19 patients.

In terms of general occupancy 13.38% of beds at Altnagelvin were ‘COVID-19 occupied’, 83.76% were ‘other occupied’ and the hospital is operating at 0.32% over capacity; 2.87% were ‘awaiting admission.’