Patients presenting at emergency departments of hospitals across the region today are experiencing significant delays.
There are 45 patients on trolleys at University Hospital Galway today, the third highest waiting numbers in the country.
There are 23 patients waiting for admission at Sligo University Hospital while at Mayo University Hospital there are 18 patients waiting on trolleys for a bed.
At Portiuncula Hospital, there are 12 patients waiting on trolleys.
Nationally, there are 525 patients waiting on trolleys with the highest figures again today at University Hospital Limerick where 104 patients are waiting on trolleys for admission.