Number waiting to be admitted to Letterkenny University Hospital on the increase again

Hospital Beds


The amount of people awaiting admission to Letterkenny University Hospital is on the increase again with 21 people waiting for a bed this morning.

11 of those were waiting on trolleys in the Emergency Department while a further 10 were waiting on wards or overflow areas on wards.

Cork University Hospital is the most overcrowded hospital in the country today with 30 people waiting to be admitted.

Nationally there were 397 people waiting for a bed in hospitals across the country this morning.