Dáil Éireann - Volume 567 - 29 May, 2003

Written Answers. - Hospital Waiting Lists.

  208. Mr. McGuinness asked the Minister for Health and Children if a bed will be provided at St. James' Hospital, Dublin as a matter of urgency for a person (details supplied) in County Kilkenny; and the reasons for the delay in this urgent case. [15045/03]

  Minister for Health and Children (Mr. Martin): The provision of hospital services for persons resident in County Kilkenny is a matter for the South Eastern Health Board. My Department has asked the chief executive officer of the board to investigate the position and to reply directly to the Deputy.