The hospital is very busy today.
The Regional Hospital in Mullingar is being reported as very busy today.
People are being asked to consider their options before arriving at the Emergency Department.
Anyone over 16 years old, with the following injuries can visit the Regional Hospital Mullingar Minor Injury Unit located at Charter Medical Private Hospital in Ballinderry:
• Suspected broken bones to arm (from collar bone to fingertip)
• Suspected broken bones in legs (from knees to toes)
• Sprains and strains
• Wounds, bites (animal or insect) cuts, grazes and scalp laceration
• Minor burns and scalds
• Foreign bodies
• Minor chest injuries
Patients who require urgent care will be prioritised.