28 patients on trolleys at UHK today

There are 28 patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today.

According to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, there’s a total of 552 people on trolleys in emergency departments and on wards across the country today.

Cork University Hospital is the most overcrowded with 74 patients in need of a bed, while there are 57 waiting in University Hospital Limerick.