Press Release

Press Statement – Further death from Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Influenza

The Department of Health and Children and the HSE wish to advise that, regrettably, there has been one further death from Pandemic (H1N1) 2009. One adult male from the east of the country passed away yesterday, 18th October. The patient had an underlying medical condition. No further details will be made available by either the Department of Health & Children or the HSE.

Mary Harney TD, Minister for Health and Children, the Department of Health & Children and the Health Service Executive offer their sympathy to the family and friends of the patient.