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Potential delays are to be expected at the Emergency Department at Sligo University Hospital this weekend due to necessary upgrades.   The hospital is updating its ITC system in order to link SUH with other hospitals and community services in the region.   It is anticipated that the move may…

The Emergency Department at Sligo University Hospital is under significant pressure today with high attendances over the bank holiday weekend and long waiting times experienced by patients.   The high number of people attending who need to be admitted for ongoing treatment means that there is pressure on bed availability.…

Management at Sligo University Hospital says patients presenting to the Emergency Department are experiencing long waiting times. Covid-19 is continuing to impact hospital services with more than 60 patients with COVID-19 being treated in the hospital and nine wards dealing with outbreaks. Management say the ongoing pressure on bed capacity…

An extension to the emergency department at Sligo University Hospital began operating today. Construction has been ongoing over the last 10 months at a cost of €3.2m. Grainne McCann, General Manager at the hospital says while it won’t increase their capacity to treat additional patients, facilites for both patients and…

30 people from across the North West are waiting on trolleys for hospital beds today at the 2 main regional hospitals. Sligo University Hospital has 21 people without beds today with 14 patients in the emergency department and 7 on others ward. Letterkenny University Hospital has 9 patients without beds…