Community Assessment Hubs are to be rolled out this week, starting today.
They’ll provide enhanced community-based supports for people who’ve tested positive for Covid-19.
There’ll be 12 to 15 of these hubs in place by the end of the week, with Letterkenny confirmed as one of the locations. On Saturday afternoon, there were 27 confirmed cases of Covid-19 being treated at Letterkenny University Hospital, four of them in Intensive Care .
HSE chief operations officer, Anne O’Connor, says the assessment hubs will not provide a walk in service, and people with symptoms will have to contact their GP first…………..