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Wednesday 8 February 2023 Dublin: 6°C
Coronavirus: 5,883 new cases and 1,182 patients in hospital, including 58 in ICU
The Department of Health announced the figures in a statement this afternoon.

PUBLIC HEALTH OFFICIALS have reported an additional 2,845 PCR-confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Ireland today.

In addition, 3,038 positive antigen tests were registered through the HSE portal yesterday.

It brings the combined total of Covid-19 cases reported today to 5,883.

As of 8am this morning, there are 1,182 patients in hospital who have a confirmed case of Covid-19, of whom 58 are receiving treatment in intensive care.

Yesterday, there were 7,005 positive PCR and antigen cases, with 1,251 patients in hospital who have Covid-19, of whom 56 are in ICUs.

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