Trolley Watch

Nine patients on trolleys at Sligo Regional Hospital

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Nine patients on trolleys at Sligo Regional Hospital

Figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives' Organisation for today, Wednesday, November 23 shows that there are nine patients on trolleys in Sligo University Hospital.

In Letterkenny General Hospital there are 23 people on trolleys; at Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe there are 3, at the Midland Regional Hospital, Mullingar there are six and at University Hospital Galway there are 20. There is no one waiting trolleys in Cavan General Hospital.

Nationally, the overall total shows 464 people currently on hospital trolleys.