18 patients on trolleys at UHK today

There are 18 patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today.

According to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, there’s a total of 514 people on trolleys in emergency departments and on wards across the country today.

University Hospital Limerick is the most overcrowded with 45 patients in need of a bed, while there are 34 at Cork University Hospital.