The public is asked to consider other options before presenting to the Emergency Department.
The Regional Hospital Tullamore is very busy this morning with a large number of people requiring admission to the facility.
The public is asked to consider other options before presenting to the Emergency Department as they may experience long wait times.
Those in need of urgent assistance will be prioritised.
If you have to attend the ED in emergency situation please;
· ensure you wear a mask,
· practice social distancing and
· ensure you tell the triage personnel if you have any signs/symptoms of Covid.