Over 500 Patients On Hospital Trolleys Today

Over 300 of those are in emergency departments nationwide.

There are 506 people without a bed in Irish hospitals this morning.  

355 patients are on trollies in emergency departments across the country, while 151 are on trollies in wards elsewhere.

6 patients are waiting for beds in midlands hospitals, all of whom are in Regional Hospital Mullingar.

Letterkenny University Hospital is the worst affected in the country, with 66 people on trollies. 

Meanwhile, 51 people are without a bed at University Hospital Limerick.

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