15 patients on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today

Fifteen patients are waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today.

That’s according to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, which show there were 11 patients on trolleys there yesterday.

There’s a total of 494 people on trolleys in emergency departments and on wards in hospitals across the country today.


University Hospital Limerick has the highest number at 51, while there are 50 at Cork University Hospital.