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More than 500 people are on hospital trolleys across the country today according to nurses. The latest trolleywatch report from the INMO shows University Hospital Galway is the most overcrowded with 47 people waiting on a bed. Letterkenny has 21 people in their EDs and overflow areas of wards while…

In the north west today, there has been a sharp increase in the number of people on hospital trolleys waiting for a bed. It’s 56, compared to 30 yesterday. Thirty-five of today’s patients on trolleys are in Letterkenny University Hospital with 21 in Sligo University Hospital. Yesterday, the figures were…

There is only one person on a hospital trolley in the north west waiting for a bed today. That person is in Sligo University Hospital. There’s no one on a trolley in Letterkenny University Hospital. It’s a different story, however, in Galway University Hospital, where there are 23 people on…

Almost 300 people are on hospital trolleys today according to nurses. The latest trolleywatch report shows Wexford and Limerick hospitals are the most overcrowded with 26 people waiting on a bed. The INMO says 277 patients are in EDs and overflow areas of wards across the country. There are 8…

Over 300 people are on hospital trolleys today according to nurses. The most overcrowded facility is University Hospital Limerick where 28 people are in the emergency department and overflow areas of wards. According to the latest trolleywatch report 19 patients are waiting at Letterkenny University Hospital while just one person…

The numbers on trolleys in Letterkenny remains high again today. It has increased from yesterday to 21 people waiting in the A and E and on wards. The latest figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation show that there is noone waiting at Sligo University Hospital today. The Midland…

A record number of over 2,600 people were left waiting on trolleys in hospitals in the North West between January and April this year, according to figures released today. However, Sligo University Hospital saw a drop from last year’s record figure of over 1,100. The numbers, which were published by…