The Health Protection Surveillance Centre has today been notified of 4,141 confirmed cases of COVID-19.
As of 8am today, 443 COVID-19 patients are hospitalised, of which 108 are in ICU.
Following further data validation, the total number of Omicron cases confirmed through whole genome sequencing in Ireland to date has been revised down to 39 confirmed cases.
Meanwhile, the HSE confirmed today that people aged 40 to 49 will be offered Covid-19 boosters from December 27, three weeks ahead of schedule.
Also, new vaccination centres will open in the coming weeks and the opening hours of current centres will be extended in a bid to ramp up the booster rollout programme.
Subscribe or register today to discover more from DonegalLive.ie
Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.
Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.