Overcrowding eases somewhat at Naas Hospital

Paul O'Meara

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Paul O'Meara

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Overcrowding eases somewhat at Naas Hospital

Naas General Hospital

Overcrowding has eased at Naas General Hospital.

There are 20 patients on trolleys there today having been admitted through the accident and emergency department.

This compares with 12 and 5 at Portlaoise and Tullamore hospitals respectively.

On Monday there were 32 patients on trolleys at Naas and this fell to 25 yesterday (Tuesday).