People are asked to consider their options before presenting to ED's as long wait times are predicted.
Regional Hospital Mullingar’s Adult and Paediatric Emergency Departments are both busy this morning.
The hospital is in escalation and teams are working to manage the current in-patient and Covid-19 bed capacity together with scheduled care.
The public are asked to consider their options before presenting to ED's as those in need of urgent care will be prioritised.
Hospital Management would like to thank the public for their support and understanding during this period.