27 patients on trolleys at UHK today

There are 27 patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today.

According to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, there’s a total of 449 people on trolleys in emergency departments and on wards across the country today.

University Hospital Limerick is the most overcrowded with 46 patients in need of a bed, while there are 41 at Cork University Hospital.