Overcrowding eases and Letterkenny and Sligo Generals

Over crowding has eased somewhat at Northwest two main hospitals.

Those on trolleys awaiting or receiving treatment at Letterkenny General Hospital peaked this week at 7 according to the INMO. The organisation's latest figures show that has been reduced to 2.

At Sligo General Hospital there were 18 on trolleys yesterday, today that figure has been reduced to 10