As 359 patients languish on trolleys and wards without access to an acute hospital bed, Dr Fergal Hickey, Communications Officer IAEM, discusses the issue with Audrey Carville on RTE’s News at One. In particular, the myth that Emergency Department overcrowding is a winter only phenomenon is addressed. The need for there to be investment in creating additional bed capacity is reiterated once more.
Audrey Carville: News at One
Wednesday 3rd August 2016