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 The HSE said on Thursday   there were 142 nursing home Covid-19 outbreaks and it was monitoring 103 closely as many residents await the  rollout of vaccines. Photograph: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire/Bloomberg

Clarity is being urgently sought from State health officials on whether nursing home residents not infected by Covid-19 in significant outbreaks can (...)

Six residents have died in total at Droimnín Nursing Home in Stradbally, Co Laois since the outbreak started on December 31st. Photograph: Droimnín Nursing Home/Facebook

A nursing home group that has recorded six Covid-19 deaths in one of its homes has called on the Government to roll out Covid-19 vaccines in care home(...)

The Government hopes to vaccinate all 30,000 nursing home residents and 35,000 staff in the country by the end of next month

The rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine in privately owned and voluntary nursing homes began on Thursday morning. Twenty-two nursing homes are scheduled(...)

Minister for Health Stephen Donnelly said vaccinations will be increased to 40,000 per week as more supplies become available. Photograph: Laura Hutton

The acceleration of the Covid-19 vaccination programme should allow people in all 582 nursing homes in the country to be inoculated by the middle of n(...)

A file image of the Pfizer BioNTech Covid-19 vaccine in a  fridge. The nationwide rollout of the  vaccine to nursing home residents and staff in the State will commence on January 11th. Photograph: Getty

The nationwide rollout of the Covid-19 vaccine to nursing home residents and staff will commence on January 11th with more than 70,000 people expected(...)

 Tadhg Daly of Nursing Homes Ireland: it makes sense if there is a clinic set up to administer vaccines to residents and staff of a nursing home in a rural area to have family members participate too.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Inoculating a nominated visitor for nursing home residents as a “vaccine buddy” in the first Covid-19 vaccinations would help their wellbeing, the nur(...)

New  rules coming into effect will permit one visit to nursing home residents per week by one person under the Government’s Level 3 restrictions currently in place. Photograph: iStock

Public visits are resuming at nursing homes on Monday as figures show a drop in the rate of nursing home staff testing positive for Covid-19. New hea(...)

Covid-19 screening of nursing home staff has been ‘hugely important’

Covid-19 deaths among nursing home residents as a share of overall deaths have been about a third lower during the second wave of the pandemic. Data (...)

Restrictions on nursing homes are expected to be eased to allow residents have one scheduled visit a week in the run-up to Christmas, under new guidelines due to be published in the coming days. File image: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

Restrictions on nursing homes are expected to be eased to allow residents have one scheduled visit a week in the run-up to Christmas, under new guidel(...)

Tadhg Daly, chief executive of Nursing Homes Ireland: sector is  now “hyper-vigilant”.  Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

There are 170 nursing homes currently dealing with confirmed or suspected cases of Covid-19 among staff and residents, according to figures compiled b(...)

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