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# record-high - Friday 20 August, 2021

Hospital waiting lists top 900,000 for the first time as consultants warn of worsening crisis
# Record High
# Record High

Hospital waiting lists top 900,000 for the first time as consultants warn of worsening crisis

Aug 20th 2021, 7:45 PM 23,140 Views 45 Comments

Figures released today show 908,519 people in Ireland are on a waiting list for care.

# record-high - Monday 3 July, 2017

There were over 50,000 people on hospital trolleys in the first six months of 2017
# Record High
# Record High

There were over 50,000 people on hospital trolleys in the first six months of 2017

Jul 3rd 2017, 8:04 AM 6,651 Views 43 Comments

The INMO said that this was further evidence that our health service “simply cannot cope with the demands”.

# record-high - Friday 26 May, 2017

Record high: There are over 2,700 children and almost 5,000 adults homeless in Ireland
# Emergency Accommodation
# Emergency Accommodation

Record high: There are over 2,700 children and almost 5,000 adults homeless in Ireland

May 26th 2017, 7:14 AM 13,016 Views 58 Comments

The number of homeless people has more than doubled since December 2014.

# record-high - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

Over 600 patients are waiting for hospital beds around the country
# Trolley Watch
# Trolley Watch

Over 600 patients are waiting for hospital beds around the country

Jan 6th 2015, 10:20 PM 14,889 Views 76 Comments

This comes after news of planned industrial action at Beaumont Hospital – one of the worst affected by overcrowding.

# record-high - Monday 5 January, 2015

Hospital overcrowding: Calls for Ireland to poach nurses from UK and Australia
# Trolleys
# Trolleys

Hospital overcrowding: Calls for Ireland to poach nurses from UK and Australia

Jan 5th 2015, 10:50 PM 24,454 Views 93 Comments

A record number of people are now waiting for beds, with the INMO saying industrial action is likely due to ‘chronic overcrowding’.