Dáil Éireann - Volume 450 - 22 March, 1995

Written Answers. - Health Board Funding.

85. Mr. Dempsey asked the Minister for Health if he will ensure that the North-Eastern Health Board receives extra funding for orthodontic services in 1995 in view of the fact that there is an 18 month to two year waiting list for the high priority cases. [6045/95]

Minister for Health (Mr. Noonan, Limerick East): My Department will be discussing with the North-Eastern Health Board its proposals for the [1834] development of orthodontic services in 1995 to meet the objectives of the dental health action plan.