« BackLast month saw another yearly increase in patients on trolleys in University Hospital Kerry

hospital trolleyThe number of patients on trolleys last month in University Hospital Kerry is almost double the amount in February 2014.`

The Irish Nurses and Midwives’ Organisation shows that over the course of last month there were 146 patients on trolleys in the hospital at some point.

That has increased by a fifth when compared to February last year when 121 patients had to wait on trolleys.

The same month in 2014 saw 74 patients on trolleys.