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#Stephen Donnelly

# stephen-donnelly - Yesterday’s News

Exemptions to mandatory hotel quarantine for fully vaccinated people now in operation
# Hotel Quarantine
# Hotel Quarantine

Exemptions to mandatory hotel quarantine for fully vaccinated people now in operation

12 hours ago 17,418 Views 23 Comments

It comes after an additional 16 countries were added to the mandatory hotel quarantine list.

# stephen-donnelly - Thursday 15 April, 2021

Arriving passengers from 16 more countries must enter hotel quarantine from this morning
# Starting Now
# Starting Now

Arriving passengers from 16 more countries must enter hotel quarantine from this morning

Thu 4:00 AM 21,622 Views 35 Comments

Today’s additions bring to 71 the total number of countries on the list.

# stephen-donnelly - Wednesday 14 April, 2021

69-year-olds can register for their Covid-19 vaccine from 10am tomorrow
# Shot In The Arm
# Shot In The Arm

69-year-olds can register for their Covid-19 vaccine from 10am tomorrow

Updated Wed 7:15 PM 93,072 Views 86 Comments

You can either register online yourself, or call the HSE helpline from 10am tomorrow.

Taoiseach to meet vaccine task force ahead of Cabinet as considerations given to extend gap between Pfizer jabs
# Cabinet
# Cabinet

Taoiseach to meet vaccine task force ahead of Cabinet as considerations given to extend gap between Pfizer jabs

Wed 12:05 AM 26,824 Views 59 Comments

It’s understood the time between vaccines being administered will be looked at, as has been the approach adopted by the UK and Canada.

# stephen-donnelly - Tuesday 13 April, 2021

Hotel quarantine bookings 'paused' by Department of Health in order to ramp up capacity
# Hotel Quarantine
# Hotel Quarantine

Hotel quarantine bookings 'paused' by Department of Health in order to ramp up capacity

Updated Tue 9:20 PM 60,748 Views 129 Comments

No bookings are available on the State’s mandatory hotel quarantine site until next Monday.

# stephen-donnelly - Monday 12 April, 2021

Stephen Donnelly says capping arrivals from states on hotel quarantine list 'possible' in future
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Stephen Donnelly says capping arrivals from states on hotel quarantine list 'possible' in future

Mon 9:35 AM 24,755 Views 71 Comments

Several more countries were added to the list last week.

# stephen-donnelly - Saturday 10 April, 2021

An expansion that will cost millions or a necessity? Quarantine clashes end with 16 additions to hotel quarantine list
# Analysis
# Analysis

An expansion that will cost millions or a necessity? Quarantine clashes end with 16 additions to hotel quarantine list

Apr 10th 2021, 7:30 AM 35,742 Views 87 Comments

A week of difficult government discussions concluded with an incorporeal Cabinet meeting last night.

# stephen-donnelly - Friday 9 April, 2021

Five more walk-in Covid-19 testing sites to open tomorrow as positivity rate hovers at 2.6%
# Asymptomatic
# Asymptomatic

Five more walk-in Covid-19 testing sites to open tomorrow as positivity rate hovers at 2.6%

Updated Apr 9th 2021, 3:22 PM 45,035 Views 52 Comments

The first centres opened a number of weeks ago and are in place for a temporary period.

# stephen-donnelly - Wednesday 7 April, 2021

Teachers and SNAs incorrectly given Covid vaccines due to reserve list error – Donnelly
# Dublin And Wicklow
# Dublin And Wicklow

Teachers and SNAs incorrectly given Covid vaccines due to reserve list error – Donnelly

Apr 7th 2021, 4:23 PM 61,117 Views 110 Comments

Teachers and SNAs in Wicklow, Dun Laoghaire and Dublin South East received vaccines yesterday.

# stephen-donnelly - Monday 5 April, 2021

Talks to take place this week to find a compromise on mandatory hotel quarantine expansion
# Travel
# Travel

Talks to take place this week to find a compromise on mandatory hotel quarantine expansion

Apr 5th 2021, 12:58 PM 29,482 Views 65 Comments

One idea on the table is expanding the role of quarantining at home.

# stephen-donnelly - Friday 2 April, 2021

Healthcare workers being vaccinated 'will be taken into consideration' in reviewing maternity hospital restrictions
# Maternity Hospitals
# Maternity Hospitals

Healthcare workers being vaccinated 'will be taken into consideration' in reviewing maternity hospital restrictions

Apr 2nd 2021, 5:37 PM 27,225 Views 12 Comments

The easing of maternity hospital restrictions was not included in the government’s roadmap for reopening the country.

ASTI says vaccine meeting with public health experts and minister was 'unsatisfactory'
# Teachers
# Teachers

ASTI says vaccine meeting with public health experts and minister was 'unsatisfactory'

Apr 2nd 2021, 2:14 PM 34,204 Views 122 Comments

The decision to overhaul the vaccine plan has sparked anger from teachers who expected to be vaccinated sooner.

# stephen-donnelly - Thursday 1 April, 2021

26 states added to mandatory hotel quarantine list, including Serbia and Moldova
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

26 states added to mandatory hotel quarantine list, including Serbia and Moldova

Apr 1st 2021, 9:02 PM 74,901 Views 146 Comments

People arriving from these countries from 6 April will need to pre-book hotel quarantine.

'We got 300 calls today': High demand for children's shoes after they're reclassified as essential
# Children's Shoes
# Children's Shoes

'We got 300 calls today': High demand for children's shoes after they're reclassified as essential

Apr 1st 2021, 6:22 PM 21,863 Views 28 Comments

One store has booked in 240 appointments already.

Rapid testing 'could be deployed in all schools by September 2021'
# Expert Group Report
# Expert Group Report

Rapid testing 'could be deployed in all schools by September 2021'

Apr 1st 2021, 4:42 PM 17,360 Views 28 Comments

Antigen testing is not yet recommended as a requirement to enter restaurants or other leisure activities.

Fewer than a million vaccine doses will be delivered in April, but will be caught up on in May and June, says Tánaiste
# Leaders' Questions
# Leaders' Questions

Fewer than a million vaccine doses will be delivered in April, but will be caught up on in May and June, says Tánaiste

Apr 1st 2021, 2:35 PM 46,478 Views 127 Comments

A delivery of 112,000 vaccines were delivered last night, said Varadkar.

Kelly accuses Donnelly of 'incompetence' during heated row in Dáil over Covid vaccine roll-out
# Tensions
# Tensions

Kelly accuses Donnelly of 'incompetence' during heated row in Dáil over Covid vaccine roll-out

Apr 1st 2021, 11:02 AM 40,425 Views 108 Comments

Donnelly told the Dáil he is “reluctant” to give specific estimates on vaccine deliveries.

Health minister signs approval for Janssen vaccine as 272 patients in hospital with Covid-19
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Health minister signs approval for Janssen vaccine as 272 patients in hospital with Covid-19

Apr 1st 2021, 8:55 AM 39,037 Views 47 Comments

The number of hospitalisations is at its lowest point since Christmas Day.

# stephen-donnelly - Wednesday 31 March, 2021

Seven new walk-in Covid test centres are being set up this week
# Community Testing
# Community Testing

Seven new walk-in Covid test centres are being set up this week

Updated Mar 31st 2021, 6:10 PM 64,013 Views 47 Comments

Three of the centres are opening tomorrow.

Portal to book vaccine appointment due to go live in April
# General Public
# General Public

Portal to book vaccine appointment due to go live in April

Mar 31st 2021, 2:32 PM 33,245 Views 43 Comments

The biggest factor in mortality and severe illness from Covid-19 is age, said the Taoiseach.

Covid cases could hit 2,000 a day in four weeks, NPHET told government ahead of reopening announcement
# Warning
# Warning

Covid cases could hit 2,000 a day in four weeks, NPHET told government ahead of reopening announcement

Mar 31st 2021, 1:28 PM 45,550 Views 121 Comments

“Unfortunately, the significant ‘headroom’ that was available last summer when case counts were very low isn’t available now.”

# stephen-donnelly - Friday 26 March, 2021

Health Minister says Beacon Hospital will continue vaccinations despite private school controversy
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Health Minister says Beacon Hospital will continue vaccinations despite private school controversy

Updated Mar 26th 2021, 8:22 PM 194,486 Views 462 Comments
  • The Dublin hospital gave "leftover vaccines" to 20 teachers and staff from St Gerard's Catholic school in Bray.
  • HSE CEO Paul Reid said the incident is "extremely annoying" and "extremely frustrating for the public".
Taoiseach requests review into Health Department's gathering of dossiers on children with autism
# Rté Investigates
# Rté Investigates

Taoiseach requests review into Health Department's gathering of dossiers on children with autism

Mar 26th 2021, 2:53 PM 14,203 Views 29 Comments

Labour leader Alan Kelly the Taoiseach’s “belated” call for a policy review will not answer the ‘why’ of the issue.

# stephen-donnelly - Tuesday 23 March, 2021

Explainer: 26 bookings made so far today for mandatory hotel quarantine. Here's what you need to know
# Mandatory Quarantine
# Mandatory Quarantine

Explainer: 26 bookings made so far today for mandatory hotel quarantine. Here's what you need to know

Mar 23rd 2021, 7:41 PM 41,325 Views 52 Comments

As of 7 March, 4,172 people have flown in from Category 2 high risk countries.

Walk-in Covid testing to be introduced in areas with high virus rates
# Pcr Testing
# Pcr Testing

Walk-in Covid testing to be introduced in areas with high virus rates

Mar 23rd 2021, 6:23 PM 28,201 Views 25 Comments

“We’re targeting the virus where we know it is,” the health minister said.

# stephen-donnelly - Thursday 11 March, 2021

HSE chief says confidence levels in AstraZeneca 'rocked' by supply issues
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

HSE chief says confidence levels in AstraZeneca 'rocked' by supply issues

Updated Mar 11th 2021, 4:30 PM 55,645 Views 75 Comments

Earlier the health minister said that over a seven-day period last week, the company revised down deliveries “at the very last minute, three times”.

# stephen-donnelly - Thursday 4 March, 2021

Figures show more than 30,000 people waiting on HSE gynaecology outpatient appointments
# Waiting List
# Waiting List

Figures show more than 30,000 people waiting on HSE gynaecology outpatient appointments

Mar 4th 2021, 3:20 PM 13,595 Views 16 Comments

30,180 people were waiting on outpatient appointments up to the end of January.

# stephen-donnelly - Tuesday 2 March, 2021

Stephen Donnelly: 'Large majority of 85s and over' will have received first Covid vaccine dose by Sunday
# Health Minister
# Health Minister

Stephen Donnelly: 'Large majority of 85s and over' will have received first Covid vaccine dose by Sunday

Mar 2nd 2021, 5:06 PM 23,312 Views 79 Comments

Stephen Donnelly is appearing before the Oireachtas Health Committee to answer questions from TDs.

# stephen-donnelly - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Donnelly meeting with Glynn to discuss whether more countries should be added to mandatory hotel quarantine list
# International Travel
# International Travel

Donnelly meeting with Glynn to discuss whether more countries should be added to mandatory hotel quarantine list

Feb 25th 2021, 1:12 PM 18,146 Views 54 Comments

There are currently 20 countries on the ‘category 2′ list.

Number of people with Covid-19 in hospitals drops below 600
# ICU
# ICU

Number of people with Covid-19 in hospitals drops below 600

Feb 25th 2021, 9:05 AM 19,197 Views 43 Comments

Ten Covid-19 patients being treated in ICU died in the 24 hours up to 8am yesterday – the single highest daily number.

# stephen-donnelly - Wednesday 24 February, 2021

Mandatory quarantine proposals will be seen as harsh by some and insufficient by others, says minister
# International Travel
# International Travel

Mandatory quarantine proposals will be seen as harsh by some and insufficient by others, says minister

Feb 24th 2021, 5:04 PM 17,040 Views 96 Comments

The new legislation is being debated in the Dáil this afternoon.

Donnelly: Ireland could have enough doses to vaccinate 10.3 million people
# Roll-out
# Roll-out

Donnelly: Ireland could have enough doses to vaccinate 10.3 million people

Feb 24th 2021, 4:55 PM 36,138 Views 93 Comments

The minister said this will be dependent on supply but this is based on what Ireland has secured.

# stephen-donnelly - Tuesday 23 February, 2021

Michael McGrath: 'There's no going back, there can be no fourth lock down'
# Living With Covid
# Living With Covid

Michael McGrath: 'There's no going back, there can be no fourth lock down'

Updated Feb 23rd 2021, 2:16 PM 108,379 Views 119 Comments

The government is set to publish its new Living with Covid plan after a Cabinet meeting today.

# stephen-donnelly - Monday 22 February, 2021

100,000 vaccines set to be administered this week as government expects big supply increase from April
# Ramp Up
# Ramp Up

100,000 vaccines set to be administered this week as government expects big supply increase from April

Updated Feb 22nd 2021, 11:32 AM 45,312 Views 86 Comments

The health minister has said capacity is being built up to vaccinate 250,000 people a week.

# stephen-donnelly - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

Cabinet not expected to sign-off on mandatory hotel quarantine legislation until tomorrow
# Cabinet
# Cabinet

Cabinet not expected to sign-off on mandatory hotel quarantine legislation until tomorrow

Updated Feb 16th 2021, 9:40 PM 19,894 Views 36 Comments

It is understood the Bill wasn’t “fully ready” for today’s Cabinet meeting this morning.

'Nothing was run by us before list was published': Some official vaccination centres claim deals haven't been finalised
# Covid19
# Covid19

'Nothing was run by us before list was published': Some official vaccination centres claim deals haven't been finalised

Feb 16th 2021, 4:26 PM 43,494 Views 55 Comments

The minister released a list of 37 locations for vaccination centres yesterday.

# stephen-donnelly - Wednesday 10 February, 2021

Health Minister warned of staff shortages by HSE in pre-Christmas message
# Stephen Donnelly
# Stephen Donnelly

Health Minister warned of staff shortages by HSE in pre-Christmas message

Feb 10th 2021, 6:15 AM 13,800 Views 13 Comments

Dr Lorraine Doherty wrote on 21 December that the Covid-19 situation was “deteriorating”.

# stephen-donnelly - Tuesday 9 February, 2021

Nearly 85,000 people have received their two Covid-19 vaccine doses, latest figures show
# Vaccines
# Vaccines

Nearly 85,000 people have received their two Covid-19 vaccine doses, latest figures show

Feb 9th 2021, 7:21 PM 20,445 Views 38 Comments

The Covid-19 vaccines available require a two-dose schedule.

# stephen-donnelly - Monday 8 February, 2021

More than 230,000 vaccine doses administered in Ireland up to last Friday
# Vaccinations
# Vaccinations

More than 230,000 vaccine doses administered in Ireland up to last Friday

Feb 8th 2021, 10:00 PM 28,343 Views 94 Comments

The HSE has said that a further 29,000 vaccines will be administered this week.

'Negotiations ongoing' on zero VAT rate for newer period products like menstrual cups
# Period Poverty
# Period Poverty

'Negotiations ongoing' on zero VAT rate for newer period products like menstrual cups

Feb 8th 2021, 3:19 PM 16,131 Views 15 Comments

A report launched today found that extensive research is required to examine the impact of period poverty in Ireland.

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