Naas General Hospital
There has been a dramatic drop in overcrowding levels at Naas General Hospital today.
There are a dozen patients on trolleys there, according to nurses.
This is half the figure reported yesterday when Naas was the worst overcrowded facility in the eastern region - apart from Tallaght Hospital
There are 13 patients on trolleys at Portlaoise Hospital and the figure for Tullamore Hospital is 17.