Worst November for overcrowding at LUH since records began

first_img Facebook Twitter By admin – December 2, 2016 WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest Today is the 30th anniversary of Eddie Fullerton’s murder Google+ Disruption to cancer service will increase mortality – Oncologist WhatsApp Google+center_img Pinterest Donegal retains 14 Blue Flags, Lisfannon is not restored Worst November for overcrowding at LUH since records began Last month was the worst November for overcrowding at Letterkenny University Hospital since records began according to the INMO.Figures published this morning by the organisation show there were 481 patients waiting on Emergency Department trolleys or overflow areas of wards at some point during November. That compares to 184 in November last year. The next highest figure was 308, recorded in 2006.Over the course of the first 11 months of the year, there were 1,700 patients awaiting admission at somwe point, that’s down from 2,708 last year and 2,696 in 2014.Nationally, there were 86,000 patients awaiting beds at some point between January and November, a 1% reduction on the previous year. Andrew McGinley says his children are getting him through life Facebook Gardai investigate Castlefinn burglary Previous articleCouncils to examine challenges and opportunities of Brexit at Inishowen conferenceNext articleNeed to progress A5 link roads discussed by Good Friday committee admin Twitter Hospitalisations rise as Donnelly suggests masks will stay ’til autumnlast_img read more