21 patients on trolleys at Naas Hospital today

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Paul O'Meara

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Paul O'Meara

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21 patients on trolleys at Naas Hospital today

Naas General Hospital

There are 21 patients on trolleys at Naas Hospital today, which is slightly less than yesterday's figure of 24. Like yesterday, the most ovecrowded hospital in the eastern region is St. Vincent’s Hospital in Dublin where 29 patients have been admitted through the accident and emergency department without a bed being immediately available.

There are 20 patients on trolleys at both Tullamore Hospital and Portlaoise Hospital.