Dáil Éireann - Volume 683 - 20 May, 2009
Written Answers. - Hospital Services.
Deputy Michael Ring Deputy Michael Ring
Deputy Michael Ring asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason a person (details supplied) in County Mayo is waiting more than 15 months for an operation; and when they can expect to be called. [20376/09]
Deputy Mary Harney Deputy Mary Harney
Deputy Mary Harney: As this is a service matter it has been referred to the HSE for direct reply. The National Treatment Purchase Fund arranges treatment for patients who have been on a surgical waiting list for more than three months. It is open to the person in question or anyone acting on their behalf to contact the Fund directly in relation to their case.
Dáil Éireann 683 Written Answers. Hospital Services.