Midlands Regional Hospital's Emergency Department Extremely Busy

Patients are asked to consider their options before attending.

The Regional Hospital Mullingar's Emergency Department remains extremely busy today.

The hospital is working to manage the current In-Patient and Covid-19 Bed Capacity together with Scheduled Care.

Patients are being asked to consider their options before attending the Emergency Department.

Those who attend the ED and are not triaged as seriously ill, may need to wait for a long period to be seen.

Patients who require urgent care will be prioritised.

Hospital Management is also asking patients to attend the facility alone where possible.
They are thanking the public for their support and understanding during this period.

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