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Patients At Midlands Emergency Department Could Face Long Waiting Times

Anyone who requires urgent care will be prioritised.

The Midlands Regional Hospital Mullingar’s is advising people they could face long waiting times if they are not triaged as seriously ill. 

The Emergency Department at the Westmeath facility is busy again this morning. 

Staff are working to manage the current Adult In-Patient and Covid-19 Bed Capacity together with Scheduled Care.

Patients are asked to consider their options before attending the ED.

Anyone who requires urgent care will be prioritised.

Hospital Management would like to thank the public for their support and understanding during this period.

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