Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Ceisteanna (1048)

Stephen Donnelly


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]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar 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.