Overcrowding rises at Naas hospital


Paul O'Meara


Paul O'Meara



Overcrowding rises at Naas hospital

Naas General Hospital

There has been a rise in overcrowding levels at Naas hospital.

Today there are 11 patients on trolleys at Naas having come in through the accident and emergency ward, according to nurses working there.

On Friday overcrowding fell dramatically. There was just one patient awaiting a trolley on Friday.

There are six patients on trolleys at Portlaoise hospital and the figure for Tullamore hospital is 14.

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