Dáil Éireann - Volume 507 - 01 July, 1999
Written Answers. - Hospital Services.
Mr. Higgins (Mayo) Mr. Higgins (Mayo)
155. Mr. Higgins (Mayo) asked the Minister for Health and Children if he will make available the necessary finance for the establishment of a limb fitting clinic for amputees at the Mayo General Hospital, Castlebar; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [15597/99]
Mr. Cowen Mr. Cowen
Minister for Health and Children (Mr. Cowen): The provision of hospital funding 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 matter and to reply to the Deputy directly.
Dáil Éireann 507 Written Answers. Hospital Services.