first_imgStaff CategoryTotal off DutyMedically Diagnosed with Covid 19 – PositiveCocooning due Medically vulnerable/Caring arrangmentsOH-GP recommendation due to Close contact or Symptomatic Health Care Assistants (ACH)18 By News Highland – November 17, 2020 NURSING63 Twitter It’s emerged that 133 staff were off duty at Letterkenny University Hospital last Friday as a result of the pandemic, 49 of them with Covid-19, and the others self isolating because they are vulnerable or have been close contacts.Of the total, 54 are members of the nursing staff.Since March, 120 staff at the hospital have contracted the disease, just over half of them nurses.The figures were provided to Deputy Padraig MacLochlainn tonight in answer to a Parliamentary Question.Saolta University Health Care Group advises that the Covid Outbreak Control Team at Letterkenny University Hospital (LUH) continues to meet daily.The number of staff currently off-duty as a result of testing positive/self isolating/close contact or recovering as of 13 November 2020 is 133, as follows: CONSULTANT3111 WhatsApp Non-Consultant Hospital Doctor (NCHD)11 Allied Health Professional (AHP)6 Non-Consultant Hospital Doctor (NCHD)218013 The number of staff and personnel at the hospital that have tested positive for Covid-19 since 13 March 2020 is 120 as follows: Totals133492361 133 staff off duty at LUH as a direct result of Covid-19 NURSING5419728 TOTAL120 Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens further Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme ADMIN5203 Facebookcenter_img Homepage BannerNews WhatsApp ADMIN10 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Google+ Twitter SUPPORT3081111 Pinterest Facebook Previous articleEvening News, Sport and Obituaries on Tuesday November 17thNext article11 Covid-19 deaths and 366 new cases in ROI, 34 in Donegal News Highland CONSULTANT1 SUPPORT11 Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Google+ Health Care Assistant (HCA)13823 Community Enhancement Programme open for applications Allied Health Professional (AHP)7322last_img read more