Dáil Éireann - Volume 610 - 22 November, 2005

Written Answers. - National Treatment Purchase Fund.

  309. Mr. Durkan asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the cost to date in 2005 of the treatment purchase scheme; the number of patients treated; the nature of the specialties involved; the locations at which treatment was received; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [35677/05]

[1318]   Ms Harney: As the Deputy’s question relates to the operation of the National Treatment Purchase Fund, NTPF, my Department has asked the chief executive of the NTPF to reply directly to the Deputy in relation to the detailed information requested.