Almost 30 people on trolleys in local hospitals

Figures released today show Sligo Hospital has one of the highest number of people on trolleys in the country today.

It has 22 people on trolleys.

In other local facilities, Our Lady of Lourdes in Drogheda has three people waiting for admission, with Our Lady’s in Navan having two.

Cavan General has no-one waiting on trolleys or chairs, according to the figures from the INMO.

Letterkenny has the highest number awaiting admission at 40.