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30 Patients On Trolleys In Midlands Hospitals

Mullingar Regional Hospital is the busiest.

There are 30 people waiting for beds in hospitals in the midlands this morning.

Mullingar Regional Hospital is the busiest in the region with 20 patients on trolleys, while Portlaoise has ten.

196 people are waiting for a bed in hospitals around the country.

The Irish Nurses' and Midwives' Organisation say 178 patients are waiting in emergency departments, while 18 are in wards elsewhere in the hospital.

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