CUH Most Overcrowded In Country Today
Cork University Hospital is the most overcrowded in the country today.
41 people are currently being treated on trolleys in the Emergency Department according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation
University Hospital Galway is next with 36 people on trolleys and overflow areas of wards.
The INMO says over 540 people are on trolleys at hospitals across the country this afternoon.
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