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Download Free HSE Covid-19 Track & Trace App

Today marks the launch of the HSE’s new Covid-19 track and trace App.
Officially launched by the Minister for Health Mr Stephen Donnelly, it is expected that the app will help with contact tracing as follows:-

Using a system of Bluetooth and anonymous IDs, if a user tests positive for Covid-19, they can give the app permission to anonymously alert other app users that they were in close contact with.

Likewise, if you use the app, you will be notified if you came in close contact with someone who has tested positive for Covid-19 and who has granted the app permission to share this data.

The Covid-19 tracker application also aims to provide users with real-time symptom tracking and up-to-date information about the virus. It is available to download for free for Apple and Android devices, by clicking HERE.

Hopefully, this application, along with other public health measures and advice, will assist us all in slowing the spread of Covid-19 here in Ireland.

Please note the app may not work for contact tracing if your phone:

  • is more than 5 years old.
  • is not using Apple’s iOS 13.5 or higher or Google’s Android 6.0 or higher.
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Covid-19 Update: Mon. 6th July 2020 – 4 New Cases

The total number of Covid-19 virus cases confirmed here in Co. Tipperary; remains currently at 542, with zero cases identified over the previous 12 days.

This evening, the Department of Health has confirmed that there have been zero deaths nationally from Covid-19, over the last 48 hours. Latest figures show the total number of deaths caused by this pandemic, remains at 1,741.

A further 4 additional confirmed cases of coronavirus brings the total number of cases here in the Irish Republic to 25,531. New cases are understood to be in Kildare (2) and Meath (2).

Speaking at a post-cabinet media briefing this afternoon, An Taoiseach Mr Micheál Martin has confirmed that Government advice against all non-essential travel will remain in place until July 20th .

An Taoiseach stated that international travel is not advised and should be avoided. A “Green list” of countries, to which people can travel to and from, will be published on the same date (July 20th) .

This pandemic has killed over 534,300 people worldwide, since it was conceived in China late last year.
The United States remains the hardest-hit country with almost 130,000 deaths. It is followed by Brazil with almost 64,900, Britain with 44,220, Italy with 34,861 and Mexico with 30,639 fatalities.


Act responsibly and stay safe.

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Covid-19 Update: Sun. 5th July 2020 – 18 New Cases

The total number of Covid-19 virus cases confirmed here in Co. Tipperary; remains currently at 542, with zero cases identified over the previous 10 days.

This evening, the Department of Health has confirmed that there have been zero deaths from Covid-19, over the last 24 hours. Latest figures show the total number of deaths caused by this pandemic, remaining at 1,741.

A further 18 additional confirmed cases of coronavirus bring the total number of cases here in the Irish Republic to 25,527.

These new cases include in Co. Dublin todate 12,270 (six new cases); with Co. Kildare 1,494 (two new cases); Co. Meath 809 (One new case); and Co. Cork 1,541 (One new case).

Minister for Transport Mr Eamon Ryan has stated that the Government will look at introducing measures to improve the country’s responsiveness during the pandemic, including targeted testing of passengers at airports.


Act responsibly and stay safe.

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Covid-19 Update: Sat. 4th July 2020 – 1 Death – 11 New Cases

The total number of Covid-19 virus cases confirmed here in Co. Tipperary; remains currently at 542, (reduced by one) with zero cases identified over the previous 9 days.

This evening, the Department of Health has confirmed that 1 death has been caused by Covid-19 in Ireland over the last 24 hours. These latest figures leave the total number of deaths caused by this pandemic at 1,741.

A further 11 additional confirmed cases of coronavirus bring the total number of cases here in the Irish Republic to 25,509.

Rules regarding international travel are expected to be revised fortnightly after July 20th, under plans expected to be considered by the Cabinet on Monday next. A ‘green list’ of countries that are safe to travel to will not be published until current public health advice changes.

Virus cases since conception confirmed in Co. Dublin today stand currently at 12,264; Co. Kildare 1,492; Co. Meath 808; Co. Cavan 864, and Co. Cork 1,540.

Total amount of tests completed in the past 7 days are confirmed at 35,252; with 8,254 tests carried out in the last 24 hours.


Please make the effort to act responsibly and stay safe.

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Covid-19 Update: Fri. 3rd July 2020 – 2 Deaths – 9 New Cases

The COVID-19 Health Surveillance Monitor Dashboard is no longer in operation.
National statistics, information and data relating to COVID-19 will now be available via the Covid-19 Data Hub site which can be viewed from HERE.

The total number of Covid-19 virus cases confirmed here in Co. Tipperary; remains unchanged at 543, [Thurles Rural <5] with zero cases identified over the previous 7 days. Despite those awaited virus test results, there remain no confirmed cases of Covid-19 virus at either University Hospital, Limerick, latter serving Tipperary North or South Tipperary General Hospital, Clonmel, serving the south of the county.

This evening, the Department of Health has confirmed that 2 deaths have been caused by Covid-19 in Ireland over the last 24 hours. These latest figures leave the total number of deaths caused by this pandemic at 1,740.

A further 9 additional confirmed cases of coronavirus bring the total number of cases in the Irish Republic to 25,498.

Ireland’s 14 day incidence of Covid-19 is now less than 3 cases per 100,000. This remains amongst the lowest in Europe demonstrating that the disease remains suppressed in our local communities, with possibly the exception of counties Dublin and Kildare.


Please make the effort to act responsibly and stay safe.

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