There's currently just one available ICU bed in the region.
38 people are being treated in midlands hospitals for covid-19 today, up from 34 yesterday.
The increase was recorded in Tullamore Regional Hospital, as numbers have fallen slightly in both Mullingar and Portlaoise Hospital.
Seven covid patients are in intensive care, with just one available ICU bed in region, in Mullingar.
754 people are being treated for covid in Irish hospitals today, 151 of whom are in ICU.