Almost a hundred people on trolleys in Shannonside hospitals today

Almost a hundred people are on trolleys in Shannonside hospitals today.

According to the latest trolley watch figures released by the INMO, University Hospital Galway is the second most overcrowded in the country with forty two.

Seventy seven people are waiting across Cavan General Hospital, Midlands Regional Mullingar, Portiuncula and Sligo University Hospital.

A total of four hundred and nineteen people are waiting on trolleys or chairs nationwide, with University Hospital Limerick the worst affected with sixty four.