New NHS bed occupancy statistics reveal that nearly ten percent of hospitals filled all standard and emergency beds throughout each day in January.
A third of hospitals were also full on at least one day during the month, with one in six hospitals hitting capacity on the single busiest day for the NHS.
Hospitals were forced to operate above recommended levels and introduce a ‘one-in-one-out’ policy.
The figures have been released by Labour from the Government's NHS performance watchdog Dr Foster.
More top news
Consumption of up to one egg daily was linked with lower rates of strokes and heart disease, according to the research published in journal
Northern Ireland is clear there should be no changes to cross-border movement, but that will do little to heal Cabinet divisions on Brexit.
Several passers-by can be seen apparently reacting to the incident in the footage.