Trolley and Ward watch

12 patients on trolleys in Sligo Hospital today

Claire McGovern

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Claire McGovern

12 patients on trolleys in Sligo Hospital today

Figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives' Organisation for today, Friday, November 18 shows that there are 12 patients on trolleys in Sligo University Hospital.

In Letterkenny General Hospital there are 14 people on trolleys; at Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe there are 8, at the Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar there are 14 and at University Hospital Galway there are 25. There is no one waiting trolleys in Cavan General Hospital.

Nationally, the overall total shows 347 people currently on hospital trolleys.