15 people waiting on a bed at LUH

There were 15 people awaiting admission to Letterkenny University Hospital today, down 2 on yesterday's figure of 17.

According to the INMO, 1 person was on a trolley in the hospital's Emergency Department with a further 9 waiting on wards.

293 people were awaiting admission to hospitals across the country today.

Cork University Hospital is the most overcrowded with 44 people waiting on a bed.