68 people in the North West are waiting on a hospital bed today.
Letterkenny University Hospital is the second most overcrowded hospital in the country with 45 admitted patients awaiting a bed.
10 people are on a trolley in the hospital’s Emergency Department while a further 35 are waiting on wards.
Meanwhile, at Sligo University Hospital, 23 people are waiting on a bed.
A total of 331 patients are waiting on a bed at hospitals across the country according to the INMO’s Trolley Watch report.