Dáil Éireann - Volume 501 - 09 March, 1999
Written Answers. - Hospital Accommodation.
Ms McManus Ms McManus
 238. Ms McManus asked the Minister for Health and Children the number of beds in hospitals (details supplied); and the designation by medical and surgical services of these beds. [6816/99]
Mr. Cowen Mr. Cowen
Minister for Health and Children (Mr. Cowen): The total number of beds formally approved under Article 8 of the Health Services (In-patient) Regulations, 1991, as at 25 January 1999, in the hospitals mentioned is listed in the attached table. The designation of hospital beds into medical, surgical or other categories is a matter for the management of the hospitals concerned and is subject to service demand.
Dáil Éireann 501 Written Answers. Hospital Accommodation.