Written Answers - Ambulance Service.

Tuesday, 15 February 2005

Dáil Eireann Debate
Vol. 597 No. 5

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  255.  Mr. Naughten  Information on Denis Naughten  Zoom on Denis Naughten   asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children  Information on Mary Harney  Zoom on Mary Harney   further to the adjournment debate of 15 December 2004 concerning the ambulance service, the progress to date on the issue; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [5113/05]

Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children (Ms Harney): Information on Mary Harney  Zoom on Mary Harney  The Health Act 2004 provided for the Health Service Executive, which was established on 1 January 2005. Under the Act, the executive has the responsibility to manage and deliver, or arrange to be delivered on its behalf, health and personal social services. This includes responsibility for the provision of ambulance services. Accordingly, my Department has requested the chief officer for the executive’s western area to investigate the matter raised and to reply directly to the Deputy.


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