Sligo and Letterkenny University Hospitals report high numbers on trollies

Sligo and Letterkenny University Hospitals are among the three highest in the county today.


Sligo University Hospital is the second most crowed hospital in the country today.


There are currently 49 people waiting for a bed at Sligo University Hospital including 30 in the emergency department.


There are 31 people waiting at Letterkenny University Hospital where 12 in the emergency Department.  There are 31 patients on trollies at Mayo University Hospital.


The total number of patients across the country stands at 444 today.


Donegal independent TD Thomas Pringle says the local situation is concerning so early in the year: