Overcrowding still a problem at Naas Hospital

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Paul O'Meara

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Paul O'Meara

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Overcrowding still a problem at Naas Hospital

Naas General Hospital

Twenty patients are being treated on trolleys at Naas Hospital today.

This means that Naas has the worst overcrowding figures in the hospitals serving the eastern region. The Mater Hospital has 19 patients on trolleys.

However there were 28 patients on trolleys in Naas yesterday.

Portlaoise Hospital has 15 patients on trolleys while there are 19 on trolleys at Tullamore Hospital.