Patients presenting at emergency departments of hospitals across the region today are experiencing significant delays.
There are 50 patients on trolleys at University Hospital Galway today, the third highest waiting numbers in the country.
There are 30 patients waiting for admission at Sligo University Hospital while at Mayo University Hospital there are 21 patients waiting on trolleys for a bed.
At Portiuncula Hospital, there are 13 patients waiting on trolleys.
Nationally, there are 461 patients waiting on trolleys with the highest figures again today at University Hospital Limerick where 78 patients are waiting on trolleys for admission.