Written Answers. - Orthopaedic Treatment.

Mary O'Rourke

Ceist:

256 Mrs. O'Rourke asked the Minister for Health if he will request the relevant health board to arrange that a person (details supplied) in County Westmeath receives an appointment to meet an orthopaedic specialist and to receive the necessary treatment. [16839/96]

Limerick East): The person concerned was admitted to the General Hospital in Tullamore on 18 September 1996 and I am advised is currently receiving treatment.