Health crisis

STGH has highest number on trolleys

Anne O'Grady


Anne O'Grady

South Tipperary General Hospital has the joint highest number of people on trolleys in hospitals around the country today.

Figures released show that the Clonmel facility has 33 people on trolleys, the same number as are on trolleys in University Hospital Limerick.

In all there were 466 patients on trolleys and awaiting beds in hospitals around the country.