LUH third most overcrowded hospital in Ireland

Letterkenny University is the third most overcrowded hospital in the country today according to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Association.

27 sick people are awaiting a bed at the hospital with 14 of those on Trolleys and 13 'on wards'.

The only hospitals with worse overcrowding today are University Hospital Galway with 30 patients without a bed and University Hospital Limerick, which has 50 patients awaiting beds.