More overcrowding at Naas Hospital today

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Paul O'Meara

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More overcrowding at Naas Hospital today

Naas General Hospital

There is more overcrowding at Naas Hospital today.

Some 18 patients have been admitted through the accident and emergency department without a bed being immediately available.

This is among the highest number of patients without a bed in hospitals in the eastern region, though there are 40 patients without a bed at Tallaght Hospital.

There are three patients without a bed at Portlaoise Hospital while 23 have no bed at Tullamore Hospital.

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