HSE’s Health Protection Centre confirmed 3 flu-related deaths

first_img Facebook Important message for people attending LUH’s INR clinic Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows AudioHomepage BannerNews A leading health expert says it’s only the third time in 20 years that the flu season started in November.Yesterday the HSE’s Health Protection Centre confirmed 3 flu-related deaths while 324 people have been admitted to hospital.12 of those were admitted to intensive care units.Also, some children with cancer have had their chemotherapy treatment delayed due to an increase in the number presenting to emergency departments with the flu or winter vomiting bug.Dr.Kevin Kelleher, from the HSE. says infection rates can be cut if people stick to some simple rules.Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/flusat10-2.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Twitter Facebook WhatsApp Google+ Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme DL Debate – 24/05/21 RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Previous article‘Fines should be considered for not wearing hi-vis clothing’ – CrossanNext articleJohnson insists UK will leave by end of next month News Highland Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA HSE’s Health Protection Centre confirmed 3 flu-related deaths Google+ Pinterest WhatsApp Twitter Pinterest News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24th By News Highland – December 14, 2019 last_img read more

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People / Sam Addeo appointed new chief technology officer at BluJay Solutions

first_imgBy Gavin van Marle 08/06/2020 BluJay Solutions has appointed Sam Addeo (pictured above) as its new chief technology officer.Most of Mr Addeo’s 25-year career has been spent solving supply chain issues, and most recently he was senior vice president and chief development officer at solutions provider Aptos, where he led development resources in multiple countries and time zones to build commerce solutions for some of the world’s leading retail brands.“Sam brings with him the experience of leading and working with teams distributed around the globe, using the latest development techniques to effectively build complex solutions,” said Andrew Kirkwood, BluJay chief executive.Mr Addeo said: “BluJay is demonstrating remarkable momentum as a business; I am really excited about the DNA strategy and doing some innovative things to further unlock the potential of the data and the network that BluJay possesses. “I enjoy the challenge of applying technology to solve real-world business challenges. One of the things that I like about the supply chain is the complexity of the problems, and the ability to see your solutions have an impact.“I’m thrilled to join the team and work together to deliver solutions that give BluJay customers a business advantage,” he added.He has previously held leadership positions at Intelligrated, a division of Honeywell, and spent 14 years at Manhattan Associates as part of the senior management team for R&D for multiple products and technologies.last_img read more

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