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There has been a significant reduction in the number of people waiting for a bed in Letterkenny University Hospital in recent weeks with one person waiting as of this morning. In contrast to this according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation’s Trolley Watch Figures, Sligo University Hospital is the…

There are 41 people waiting on hospital trollies in the North Wests two main hospitals today.   33 are waiting at Sligo University Hospital and 8 at Letterkenny university hospital.   21 people are currently waiting in the emergency department in Sligo and 12 elsewhere in the hospital.   There…

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation is warning that health services being provided to the people of the North West is being  severely challenged due under funding and lack of resources at Sligo and Letterkenny University Hospitals.     The INMO is calling for urgent action on what they describe…

Letterkenny University Hospital is the most overcrowded hospital in the country today. It’s the 25th consecutive day it’s been the most or second most overcrowded nationally. Letterkenny has been one the worst impacted since the 15th of November according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation’s Trolley Watch figures. 52…

There are 25 Covid-19 patients and 85 people waiting for a bed in Sligo and Letterkenny University Hospitals today. 16 patients are receiving treatment in Letterkenny with two in ICU and there are nine in Sligo with none in ICU. In total, 544 people are in Irish Hospitals with the…

There are 25 Covid-19 patients and 62 people are waiting on trolleys or chairs in the north west today. Latest HSE figures show 17 people are receiving treatment for the virus in Letterkenny University Hospital, one of which is in ICU, and there are eight patients in Sligo University Hospital…

Letterkenny University Hospital has the second highest number of patients in the country waiting for a bed today. Forty-eight patients — made up of 38 in wards and 10 in the emergency department — are waiting in the hospital. Only University College Hospital Galway, with 54, has more patients waiting.…