Fifty-eight people are on trolleys today at University Hospital Galway, according to today’s Trolly/Ward Watch figures by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation.
This is the highest number of people recorded on trolleys at the hospital.
However, Cork University Hospital is still more overcrowded today, with 64 people on trolleys.
The national figure for today is 595, with Cork, Galway and Limerick worst affected.
One person was waiting on a trolley today at Portiuncula University Hospital.