13 patients awaiting admission at LUH

There were 13 patients awaiting admission at Letterkenny University Hospital this morning, none of them on Emergency Department trolleys.

That follows Wednesday, when there were 46 people awaiting in patient beds, the highest in the country. Yesterday, the figure was 21.

Nationally, the INMO says there were 357 patients awaiting admission across the country this morning, 36 of them at University Hospital, Galway, the most overcrowded in the country today.