There is overcrowding at Naas Hospital today

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Paul O'Meara

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There is overcrowding at Naas Hospital today

Overcrowding at Naas Hospital

Seventeen patients have been admitted to Naas Hospital on trolleys today - seven more than yesterday.

However overcrowding is worst in the eastern region at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Dublin where 33 patients are on trolleys.

There are a dozen patients on trolleys at Portlaoise Hospital and the figure for Tullamore Hospital is 34.