Number of people waiting for a bed at Sligo University Hospital over thirty again today

The number of people waiting for admission to Sligo hospital has risen to 34 today, from 31 yesterday.

According to figures released this morning by the INMO 25 of the patients are on trolleys in the Accident and Emergency Department, while 9 people are being accommodated on trolleys in the wards or elsewhere.

There are 16 people waiting for admission to Tullamore hospital so far today, 12 are waiting in Portiuncual hospital, and there are 2 people on trolleys in Mullingar.