15 patients waiting for a hospital bed

There are currently 15 patients waiting for beds in hospitals in the North West today (May 10th).

In Sligo University Hospital, there are 5 people waiting, while there are 10 people in Letterkenny University Hospital.

In University Hospital Galway, there are 39 people on trolleys today, which is the worst affected area in the country.

Nationally, the overall figure is 347, up from 310 yesterday.