« BackLarge numbers continue to wait on trolleys at UHK

University Hospital Kerry3Large numbers of patients continue to wait on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today.

The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation says there are 11 patients on trolleys there – the same number as Monday; there were four patients waiting there yesterday.

There’s a total of 302 people on trolleys in emergency departments and on wards in hospitals across the country today.

University Hospital Limerick has the largest number on trolleys today at 30.

There are also 24 people waiting at Cork University Hospital.