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Liam Aylward

Question:

628 Mr. Aylward asked the Minister for Health and Children if he will arrange an immediate appointment for a person (details supplied) in County Kilkenny with Cork Regional Hospital in view of the circumstances (details supplied). [20394/00]

The provision of medical treatment in this instance is the statutory responsibility of the South Eastern Health Board. My Department has asked the chief executive officer of the board to investigate the position in relation to this case and to reply to the Deputy directly.