Overcrowding increases at Naas Hospital

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Paul O'Meara

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Overcrowding increases at Naas Hospital

Naas Hospital

There has been an increase in overcrowding at Naas Hospital.

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation says there are 23 patients being treated on trolleys – almost double the figure for yesterday.

The lowest level of overcrowding in the region is at Portlaoise, Tallaght and St. Vincent’s Hospitals where there are 19 patients on trolleys.