94 patients without a bed at UHL

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489 people who have been admitted to hospitals across the country are without a bed today.

94 of these are being cared for on trolleys in the Emergency Department or already full wards at University Hospital Limerick.

The regional facility for North Tipp, Limerick and Clare is the most overcrowded in the country again today followed by Cork University Hospital with 60.

Frontline staff at TUH in Clonmel have 14 patients on trolleys around the Emergency Department this afternoon.