Record Number Of People Waiting For An Outpatient Appointment In Ireland
The list almost reached 611,000 by the end of August
Nearly 145,000 people are waiting over 18 months.
The total outpatient list passed 600,000 for the first time in July, and has grown by 9,600 in a month.
The outpatient list has dropped slightly, to 77,600, according to the National Treatment Purchase Fund.
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