Patients are being asked to consider their options before attending the Emergency Department.
Regional Hospital Mullingar is extremely busy today.
Management is asking patients to consider their options before attending the Emergency Departments.
They're also reminding people that patients over 16 can go to the Regional Hospital Mullingar Minor Injury Unit located at Charter Medical Private Hospital in Ballinderry.
If you do come to the ED and are not triaged as seriously ill, you may need to wait for a long period to be seen.