Written Answers. - Medical Services.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

295 Mr. Ring asked the Minister for Health and Children the reason a person (details supplied) in County Mayo cannot be called for cataract surgery. [27497/01]

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