58 hospital patients in NW waiting for beds today

Sligo and Letterkenny university hospitals are again among the worst-hit in the country today when it comes to the number of patients waiting for beds.

There are 33 waiting in Sligo, 23 of whom are in the emergency department.

There are 25 patients waiting for beds in Letterkenny University Hospital, with 7 in the ED and 18 in wards and elsewhere.