One Altnagelvin COVID admissions; Derry hospital 1.12% over capacity
One man was admitted to Altnagelvin with COVID-19 yesterday, according to figures released by the Department of Health this afternoon.
He was aged 40 to 49.
Figures show 53 people were being treated as coronavirus inpatients across all Western Trust hospitals at midnight on Tuesday.
Four (33.33%) out of twelve ICU beds were occupied by patients with COVID-19; four (33.33%) were occupied by non-COVID-19 patients; and four (33.33%) beds were free.
Six patients were being ventilated - three were COVID-19 patients.
In terms of general occupancy 8.96% of beds at Altnagelvin were ‘COVID-19 occupied’, 84.31% were ‘other occupied’ and the hospital was 1.12% over capacity; 6.72% were ‘awaiting admission.’