Hospital Overcrowding Protests Taking Place This Month

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It follows record trolley numbers earlier in the week.

A national day of protest is to take place outside all major hospitals on Saturday January 21st next.

The demonstrations are being organised to send a message to the Government that the current crisis in the hospital sector is unacceptable.

931 patients were without hospital beds earlier this week, a record high.

Aontú Leader and Meath West TD Peadar Toibín says bad Government policy has created the current crisis:

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