1,800 Covid-19 Vaccines Have Already Been Administered In The Republic Of Ireland
That’s according to the Head of the HSE.
Paul Reid has confirmed that another 2,000 units have been distributed to Cork which will be used in hospitals today and over the weekend.
The additional allocation will be given to healthcare workers at Cork University Hospital, Mercy University Hospital, and South Infirmary Victoria University Hospital.
Next week teams will be moving into 25 nursing homes and a further 17 hospitals across all groups.
It’s anticipated that close to 25,000 people will have received their first dose, of the 40,000 received so far.
The second delivery of vaccines is also scheduled to arrive within the week.