Increase in number of people on trolleys in local hospitals

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

Figures from the INMO show that there are 23 on trolleys in Sligo University Hospital, 9 people on trolleys in Our Lady of Lourdes, 8 in Cavan General and 3 in Our Lady’s Navan

This marks an additional 9 people waiting on trolleys in our local hospitals, compared to the same time last year. 438 people are on trolleys across the country.