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19 People Waiting On Trolleys At Naas General Near 100% Increase On Yesterday's Figures

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10 people on trolleys Wednesday morning

As of 8am this morning 19 people were waiting on trolleys in Naas General Hospital.

It's a near 100% increase on yesterday, Wednesday's figure at 10.

According to the Irish nurses & Midwives Organisation 549 patients admitted to Irish Hospitals this morning, were awaiting beds.

The situation in neighbouring hospitals:

  • Midlands Regional Hospital, Portlaoise: 6
  • Midlands Regional Hospital, Tullamore: 1
  • Tallaght University Hospital: 20
  • St. James' Hospital: 29

 

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