« BackUHK warns non-urgent patients may experience delays

University Hospital Kerry is warning that non-urgent patients may experience significant delays as the hospital is extremely busy.

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Hospital management is asking that where appropriate, you contact your GP first and explore other options before going to the emergency department.

This request only applies to non-urgent situations.

UHK says every effort is being made to address the situation.

There were 14 people on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today.