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2019 Was Worst Year Ever For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

2019 Was Worst Year Ever For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

January 2, 2020 at 11:22 am Comments are Disabled

LAST year was the worst ever year for patients waiting on trolleys in University Hospital Kerry. There were 3,610 patients waiting on trolleys in the hospital during 2019, up from the previous high of 3,396 last year, or around 6%. Nationwide, 118,367 patients went without hospital beds in 2019, according […]

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39 Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

39 Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

December 30, 2019 at 11:54 am Comments are Disabled

THERE are 39 patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today according to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, a record high since they started collecting data. Only Cork University Hospital (54) and University Hospital Limerick (40) had more patients waiting on trolleys today. Nationwide, 573 admitted patients […]

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Thirty Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK Today

Thirty Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK Today

November 8, 2019 at 12:04 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE are 3o patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today according to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation. It’s been a busy week at the hospital as yesterday there were 23 patients on trolleys and 24 on Wednesday, 21 on Tuesday and five on Monday. Tuesday […]

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Another Record Broken For Trolley Figures At UHK

Another Record Broken For Trolley Figures At UHK

October 31, 2019 at 10:45 am Comments are Disabled

IT was the worst October since records began for numbers of patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry according to new figures released by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation. Nationally, it was also the worst October and the second worst month ever for overcrowding with not enough beds for […]

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September Another Record-Breaking Month For Patients On Trolleys At UHK

September Another Record-Breaking Month For Patients On Trolleys At UHK

October 1, 2019 at 10:49 am Comments are Disabled

THE latest figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation show that 10,641 patients went without a bed in Irish hospitals in September, the worst month of 2019 so far, according to the INMO. The figures also show that September 2019 is the worst September for overcrowding on record. This […]

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Another Record-Breaking Month For Patients On Trolleys At UHK

Another Record-Breaking Month For Patients On Trolleys At UHK

July 31, 2019 at 1:52 pm Comments are Disabled

JULY was another record-breaking month for numbers of patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry, according to the monthly analysis by the INMO. There were 345 patients forced to wait without a bed this month in the hospital, up from the previous high of 289 last year, a 20% increase. Nationally […]

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Worst June Ever For Number Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

Worst June Ever For Number Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

June 30, 2019 at 12:52 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were 233 patients waiting on trolleys in University Hospital Kerry in June according to a new monthly analysis by the INMO. This is the highest number ever recorded in June since they began compiling the figures in 2006. The previous highest number for the month was 213 last year. […]

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Worst April On Record For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

Worst April On Record For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

May 1, 2019 at 9:41 am Comments are Disabled

IT was the worst April on record for patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry according to a new monthly analysis by the INMO. There were 238 patients on trolleys during the month, up from 174 (+38%) last year which was the previous highest April figure at the hospital. […]

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Number Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys In UHK Down In January On Same Month Last Year

Number Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys In UHK Down In January On Same Month Last Year

February 1, 2019 at 12:11 pm Comments are Disabled

THE number of patients waiting on trolleys in the Emergency Department and wards at University Hospital Kerry decreased in January on the same month in 2018, according to the latest figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO). There were 297 patients waiting on trolleys last month, compared to […]

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600 Patients Over 75 Years Old Waited On Trolleys At UHK In First Nine Months Of 2018

600 Patients Over 75 Years Old Waited On Trolleys At UHK In First Nine Months Of 2018

November 28, 2018 at 3:33 pm 2 comments

SINN Féin Councillor Toireasa Ferris has expressed her concern that 600 patients over the age of 75 were left waiting over 24 hours to be seen in University Hospital Kerry ED in the first nine months of 2018, according to statistics from the HSE. The figures come as the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation […]

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Worst October Ever For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

Worst October Ever For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

November 1, 2018 at 11:19 am Comments are Disabled

THE number of patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry in October was the highest ever for the month, according to the latest figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisations (INMO). There were 287 patients on trolleys last month, up from 240 in 2017 which was the previous record. […]

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Number Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK In September More Than Double Previous Highest

Number Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK In September More Than Double Previous Highest

October 1, 2018 at 12:35 pm Comments are Disabled

THE number of patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry in September was more than double the previous highest number for the month, according to the latest figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisations (INMO). There were 282 patients on trolleys last month, up from 114 in 2017 and […]

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Worst August Ever For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

Worst August Ever For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

August 31, 2018 at 1:39 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS month has been the worst August on record for overcrowding at University Hospital Kerry, the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisations (INMO) has revealed today. The INMO’s monthly Trolley Watch analysis shows that 300 admitted patients were forced to wait on chairs or trolleys in August 2018 at UHK – an […]

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Trolley Figures At UHK Emergency Department In July Up 100% On Previous High

Trolley Figures At UHK Emergency Department In July Up 100% On Previous High

July 31, 2018 at 1:49 pm Comments are Disabled

THE latest figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation show the numbers of patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry was double the previous highest number for the month since records began. July saw 289 patients waiting on trolleys at the Emergency Department at UHK. The previous highest for […]

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Ferris Concern At 400 Patients Over 75 Waiting On Trolleys At UHK In 2017

March 5, 2018 at 1:53 pm Comments are Disabled

KERRY Sinn Féin TD Martin Ferris has voiced his concern that 400 patients over the age of 75 were left waiting over 24 hours to be seen in University Hospital Kerry Emergency Department in 2017. The figures were supplied by the HSE after a request from Sinn Féin Health Spokesperson Deputy […]

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Record Number Of Patients On Trolleys At UHK Today

Record Number Of Patients On Trolleys At UHK Today

February 14, 2018 at 2:20 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE are 35 patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today according to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation. This is a record number at the hospital since the INMO started compiling  figures based on daily checks in emergency departments and wards across the country 12 years […]

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Worst January On Record For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

Worst January On Record For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK

February 2, 2018 at 10:57 am Comments are Disabled

IT was the worst January ever for patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry. The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) Trolley Watch Figures, for the month showed that there were 382 patients waiting on trolleys in the Emergency Department or elsewhere in the hospital. This is up from […]

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Massive Increase In Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK Since Decade Began

Massive Increase In Patients Waiting On Trolleys At UHK Since Decade Began

January 2, 2018 at 12:54 pm Comments are Disabled

THE numbers of patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry has risen from 623 in 2010 to 2,215  in 2017 according the the latest trolley watch figures. The figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) also show that there was an increase of one third on the […]

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24 Patients On Trolleys At UHK On Wednesday

24 Patients On Trolleys At UHK On Wednesday

March 8, 2017 at 4:01 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE are 24 patients on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today according to the Irish Nurses’ and Midwives’ Organisation (INMO) Trolley Watch figures. The HSE is advising non-urgent patients that they may experience significant delays there and says if people’s needs are not urgent, that they contact their GP first to explore other options, […]

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Worst Year Since Records Began For Numbers Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys In UHK

Worst Year Since Records Began For Numbers Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys In UHK

December 2, 2016 at 1:12 pm Comments are Disabled

THIS year has been the worst year for patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry since the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation began keeping records back in 2006. And this November was also by far the worst on record with 208 patients waiting, compared to 92 in the same month last […]

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Many Patients Waiting On Trolleys In UHK Over Past Few Days

Many Patients Waiting On Trolleys In UHK Over Past Few Days

November 30, 2016 at 3:19 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were 16 patients waiting on trolleys in University Hospital Kerry today. According to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation, Monday saw 11 people waiting on trolleys, while on Tuesday the figure had increased to 13. Today sees another rise in the figures from the INMO, which are […]

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Numbers Waiting On Trolleys At University Hospital Kerry Reaches All-Time High

Numbers Waiting On Trolleys At University Hospital Kerry Reaches All-Time High

October 4, 2016 at 11:59 am Comments are Disabled

FIGURES from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation today reveal there are 21 people waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry today. These trolley watch numbers, which are not disputed by the HSE, are the highest ever recorded at UHK since the INMO started recording information ten years ago. Numbers had reached an all-time […]

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Record Number Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys In UHK In July

Record Number Of Patients Waiting On Trolleys In UHK In July

August 9, 2016 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE were 144 patients waiting on trolleys at University Hospital Kerry during the month of July, the highest for that month since records began. The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation’s (INMO) trolley/ward watch analysis has confirmed that this July saw record numbers of admitted patients on trolleys nationally, as compared to previous […]

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2015 Was A Record Year For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At KGH

2015 Was A Record Year For Patients Waiting On Trolleys At KGH

January 13, 2016 at 10:18 am Comments are Disabled

FIGURES from the INMO have revealed that 2015 was a record year from patients waiting on trolleys at Kerry General Hospital. The Trolley Watch figures supplied by the organisation revealed the numbers were up 38% on 2014 and the highest since records began in 2006. This is way above the national average of 21%. […]

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Seventeen Patients Waiting On Trolleys Today At Kerry General Hospital

Seventeen Patients Waiting On Trolleys Today At Kerry General Hospital

January 7, 2016 at 12:38 pm Comments are Disabled

THERE has been a rise in the number of patients waiting on trolleys in Kerry General Hospital this week. Today there are 17 patients waiting according to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) Trolley Watch figures. On Monday there were eight people waiting, Tuesday saw the figure […]

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Worst October Ever For KGH Trolley Figures As INMO To Ballot Members On Industrial Action

Worst October Ever For KGH Trolley Figures As INMO To Ballot Members On Industrial Action

November 3, 2015 at 4:36 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE were 137 patients waiting on trolleys last month at Kerry General Hospital, making it the worst October on record at the hospital. The figures are also reflected nationally, prompting the Executive Council of the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) to decide to commence a nationwide ballot, of all of its […]

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Sixteen Patients Waiting On Trolleys At KGH Today

Sixteen Patients Waiting On Trolleys At KGH Today

October 1, 2015 at 11:37 am Comments are Disabled

  THERE are 16 patients waiting on trolleys at Kerry General Hospital today, according to figures from the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation. It comes during a very busy spell at the hospital. On Tuesday, there were 10 patients waiting on trolleys with eight waiting yesterday, according to the Trolley and […]

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Patients Waiting On Trolleys At KGH In July Is Highest Since Records Began

Patients Waiting On Trolleys At KGH In July Is Highest Since Records Began

August 6, 2015 at 3:17 pm Comments are Disabled

  THE number of patients waiting on trolleys at Kerry General Hospital last month, was up 38% on the 2014 figure according to the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO). The 98 patients is the highest number for July since records began 2006 – the year when the INMO began recording the information – and 300% […]

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May Figures Show 120% Rise In Patients Waiting On Trolleys At KGH Compared To 2014

May Figures Show 120% Rise In Patients Waiting On Trolleys At KGH Compared To 2014

June 12, 2015 at 12:03 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE was a 120% increase in patients waiting on trolleys in KGH last month compared to the same period last year, according to the figures released today by the Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO). The news comes as the Emergency Department at Kerry General Hospital (KGH) has been […]

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Sixteen Patients Waiting On Trolleys Today At Kerry General Hospital

Sixteen Patients Waiting On Trolleys Today At Kerry General Hospital

May 6, 2015 at 12:42 pm Comments are Disabled

  THERE were 16 patients waiting on trolleys at Kerry General Hospital today according to INMO ‘Trolley Watch’ figures released this morning. It’s up on the 12 patients who were waiting on trolleys yesterday, while nationally today there are 465 patients waiting on trolleys in hospital around the country. The news comes […]

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