Latest INMO figures confirm 17 people waiting on Hospital Beds

There are 17 patients waiting on Hospital beds in the North West.


15 of the patients are in Sligo University Hospital, 9 of whom are in the emergency Department and 6 elsewhere in the Hospital.


There are 2 people waiting on beds in Letterkenny, both in the Emergency Department.


The figures were confirmed earlier by the INMO trolley watch figures.


Nationally there are 220 admitted patients waiting for beds this morning, 189 are waiting in the emergency department, while 31 are in wards elsewhere in the hospital.


The highest numbers of patients awaiting beds is at Limerick University Hospital where there are 41 people waiting on beds.