Trolley record

first_imgRELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR NewsTrolley recordBy Bernie English – October 18, 2016 789 Minister a no-show to answer on UHL overcrowding UHL not worst in Trolley crisis Limerick hospital bosses say there is no shortage of nurses TAGSEDtrolleysUniverity Hospital Limerick Twitter Linkedin Advertisement Printcenter_img 1,746 elderly patients waited over 24 hours in University Hospital Limerick ED in 2017 says Limerick TD Email Previous articleBrilliant and beautiful: Vladimir and Anton ‘live’ at UCHNext article‘Wrongheaded’: response in contemporary dance to 8th Amendment Bernie Englishhttp://www.limerickpost.ieBernie English has been working as a journalist in national and local media for more than thirty years. She worked as a staff journalist with the Irish Press and Evening Press before moving to Clare. She has worked as a freelance for all of the national newspaper titles and a staff journalist in Limerick, helping to launch the Limerick edition of The Evening Echo. Bernie was involved in the launch of The Clare People where she was responsible for business and industry news. Patients can avoid long waits by going to units WhatsApp [email protected] UNIVERSITY Hospital in Limerick had the highest number of patients waiting on trolleys for admission in the country this Tuesday.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up UHL had 47 people on trolleys in the emergency department and in wards on Tuesday morning.This compares to 38 in the Mater Hospital in Dublin, 27 in Beaumont Hospital in Dublin and none in the Midwestern Hospital in Ennis.Hospital management have said that they are aware that the ED is not fit for purpose. A new ED is currently under construction and due to open in spring of next year Facebook Limerick hospital was worst for overcrowding in 2017last_img