Dáil Éireann - Volume 393 - 21 November, 1989

Written Answers. - Tralee Nursing Home Funding.

166. Mr. Spring asked the Minister for Health the reason he is unable to provide financial assistance for Baile Mhuire Nursing Home, Tralee, County Kerry which home is providing excellent care for elderly geriatric patients who are unable to find bed accommodation in the General Hospital in Tralee.

Minister for Health (Dr. O'Hanlon): The funding of the Baile Mhuire Nursing Home is a matter for the Southern Health Board. I have conveyed the Deputy's concern to the board.