Dáil Éireann - Volume 494 - 30 September, 1998
Written Answers - Hospital Waiting Lists.
Mr. Perry Mr. Perry
498. Mr. Perry asked the Minister for Health and Children if a person (details supplied) in County Mayo will be called for surgery in view of the fact that her condition has deteriorated and she is on the waiting list for a considerable period; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [17700/98]
Minister for Health and Children (Mr. Cowen) Brian Cowen
Minister for Health and Children (Mr. Cowen): The provision of hospital services to eligible persons in County Mayo, in this instance, is the statutory responsibility of the Western Health Board. I have asked the chief executive officer of the board to investigate the position in relation to this case and to reply to the Deputy directly.
Dáil Éireann 494 Written Answers Hospital Waiting Lists.