The Irish Nurses and Midwives Organisation (INMO) have confirmed that 28 patients were waiting for a bed at Saint Luke's General Hospital Carlow/Kilkenny this morning.
This is the third highest recorded figure in the country.
19 of these patients are based in the Emergency Department and the remaining 9 are based on other wards.
There was a total of 336 patients nationwide waiting for beds this morning.
University Hospital Limerick (UHL) tops the list, with 55 patients impacted.
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