21 people awaiting in-patient beds at LUH

There's been a rise in the number of people awaiting in-patient beds at Letterkenny University Hospital, with 21 recorded this morning by the INMO, up six on yesterday.

Of those, four were on Emergency Department trolleys.

Nationally, the INMO says there were 372 admitted patients awaiting beds in Irish hospitals this morning, the largest number, 48, at Cork University Hospital.