Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Questions (1048)

Stephen Donnelly

Question:

1048. Deputy Stephen Donnelly asked the Minister for Health his plans for vital breast cancer assessment services following proposals to cut the existing five one-stop centres to three; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [19934/19]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

Symptomatic Breast Disease Clinics operate in the eight designated cancer centres (also in Letterkenny University Hospital, as a satellite of the service at Galway University Hospital).

There are no plans to reduce the number of Symptomatic Breast Disease Clinics.