HSE Chief Executive Paul Reid has said while there is "room for optimism" due to the vaccination roll-out, the HSE "remains concerned" at the high level of movement across the community.
Speaking at the HSE's weekly Covid-19 briefing, Mr Reid issued "caution" saying that the public needs to maintain "the level of resilience required to get us out of the wave that we are in." "There are out higher levels of movement across society, people going to work, in transit and moving between households." Mr Reid said there would be a significant risk to the healthcare system if "people were to lose focus now". "We would be losing it when we are at a base level of the virus that is still a significant risk to all of us, and we know how quickly it canRead more on rte.ie