Thursday, 7 March 2019

Ceisteanna (181)

John McGuinness

Ceist:

181. Deputy John McGuinness asked the Minister for Health if the consultants appointed to the national children's hospital will be held financially accountable for errors in the budget. [11429/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

An independent review, commissioned to understand the reasons for the cost escalation associated with the new children's hospital, is underway. The review's terms of reference provide that the review will deal with the accountability of the relevant key parties, functions and roles. The review will be completed by the end of March, subject to availability of relevant documentation and personnel, and will inform appropriate next steps by decision makers, including Government.