14 sick people without a bed a Letterkenny University Hospital

Letterkenny General Emergency DepartmentThere is a spike in the numbers admitted to Letterkenny University Hospital and without a bed.

According to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation 14 patients are without a bed.

6 of those are on trolleys while 8 are 'in wards'.

At Sligo Regional Hospital 19 patients are without a bed - nationally the figure stands at 516.