Tuesday, 14 February 2012
Department of Health
Seán Kyne (Galway West, Fine Gael)
Question 733: To ask the Minister for Health if he supports plans to redesignate the unoccupied beds at St. Francis Community Nursing Home in Galway city to step down beds which would relieve pressure on University Hospital Galway by enabling the transfer of patients from its facilities to another local facility equipped to provide residential care. [8425/12]
Kathleen Lynch (Cork North Central, Labour)
As this is a service matter it has been referred to the Health Service Executive for direct reply.