Fourteen people awaiting admission to Letterkenny University hospital today

Letterkenny General Hospital

 

 

There are fourteen people awaiting admission to the Emergency Department at Letterkenny Univeristy Hospital today.

The latest figures from the INMO show that there are nine people on trolleys while a further five waiting in wards or overflow areas.

Yesterday Full Capacity Protocol was implemented at the hospital due to overcrowding, with people being asked to only attend the Emergency department in the case of real emergencies.

Nationally there are over 370 people are waiting on a bed at hospitals today.