Latest updates on COVID-19 (Coronavirus) – 22nd August 2021

August 22, 2021 0

The latest news as of 3pm on Sunday 22 August – 1,688 cases confirmed: 1,688 additional cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed. 314 COVID-19 patients are in hospital, with 59 of those patients in intensive care (ICU). To find a walk-in vaccination clinic click here.

Latest update on vaccines:

As of Saturday 21 August, there have been 6,593,688 doses of COVID-19 vaccine administered in Ireland:

  • 3,368,725 people have received their first dose
  • 3,224,963 people are fully vaccinated

If YOU or SOMEONE YOU KNOW are struggling and need help check out the local help/support available on our dedicated COVID-19 page.

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