Increase in number of people on trolleys in local hospitals

45 people are waiting on trolleys in the local hospitals today.

Figures from the INMO show that there are 20 people waiting on trolleys in Sligo University Hospital, 12 people on trolleys in Our Lady of Lourdes, 10 in Cavan General and 3 in Our Lady’s Navan today.

This marks a decrease of 55 people waiting on trolleys in our hospitals, compared to the same time last year. This is a big change in the number of people on trolley’s but there is still a huge number of ill people being left on trolleys across the country and in the locality . There is 390 people are on trolleys across the country today.