Patients presenting at hospital emergency departments across the region today are experiencing delays.

There are 49 patients on trolleys at University Hospital Galway, the second most overcrowded hospital in the country today.

21 patients are waiting for admission to Sligo University Hospital, while 15 are waiting at Mayo University Hospital.

12 people are on trolleys at Portiuncula Hospital in Ballinasloe.

Nationally, 555 patients are waiting on trolleys today with the highest waiting figures at both Cork and Limerick University Hospitals where 74 patients are waiting for beds.


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