Total of nine people on trolleys in St Luke's Hospital

Figures published this earlier today

Darren Hassett

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St Luke's Hospital.

St Luke's Hospital.

There are nine people on trolleys at St Luke's Hospital in Kilkenny on August 7, according the latest trolley and ward watch figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation.

University Hospital Limerick is the most overcrowded in the country today with 56 people awaiting a proper bed at their A&E department.

Nationally today, August 7, 433 patients are waiting for a proper bed.