COVID-19 UPDATE: 11,161 NEW CASES
Statement from the National Public Health Emergency Team
The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 6,597 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
In addition, on Thursday 20 January, 4,564 people registered a positive antigen test through the HSE portal.
As of 8am today, 892 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 88 are in ICU.