Hospital waiting lists continue to grow as 819,000 now waiting for an appointment or procedure – TheLiberal.ie – Our News, Your Views

Hospital waiting lists continue to grow as 819,000 now waiting for an appointment or procedure




The country’s hospital waiting lists are continue to grow as there are 819,000 people waiting on an appointment or procedure.

The figures which mark a record high show that a total of 601,300 people are waiting on an outpatient appointment.

Meanwhile there are over 80,000 people waiting on a day case or inpatient procedure.

The latest figures show a significant rise as figures stood at 802,300 at the end of June.

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