Sligo and Letterkenny hospitals 4th worst effected on trolleys numbers

Letterkenny and Sligo University Hospital are the joint 4th worst effected hospitals when it comes to trolley figures this morning.

According to figures released by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation 28 patients are waiting in each of the regions main hospitals.

25 are on trolleys in the emergency department in Sligo with 3 others on others wards. 6 patients are waiting for a bed in ED in Letterkenny and 22 on trolleys across the hospital.

This comes after a another week of high figures and September being the worst September for patients waiting on trolleys in hospitals since records began.