Dáil Éireann - Volume 623 - 05 July, 2006

Written Answers. - Health Services.

Mr. Hogan asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the reason for the delay in reaching a conclusion regarding the recognition of a clinic (details supplied) in County Kilkenny, in respect of the provision of dialysis for kidney patients; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [27168/06]

  Ms Harney:The Deputy’s question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.