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

hospital bed trolley from Pixabay

 

That’s according to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation.

They show there’s a total of 477 people on trolleys in emergency departments and on wards in hospitals across the country today.

Cork University Hospital has the highest number on trolleys today at 42.