Hospital overcrowding problem continues in Tipp

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There are 40 people on trolleys in hospitals serving Tipperary today according the the latest figures from the INMO.

South Tipperary General Hospital has 14 people waiting for a bed.

While University Hospital Limerick – which covers North Tipperary – has 26 patients waiting.

The latest trolley watch figures have revealed that there are 377 people on trolleys throughout the country.

Letterkenny General Hospital is the most overcrowded in the country with 38 patients in need of a bed.