Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees

Thursday, 10 March 2022

Public Accounts Committee

Mental Health Services - Financial Statements 2020

9:30 am

Ms Anne O'Connor:

I would urge a bit of caution here in that we have consultants all over the country working in all different specialties. They are the most qualified and most experienced medics we have, upon whom we all rely to lead their teams and deliver fantastic services around the country. There has not been a red flag put up around consultant prescribing. We are not putting up a red flag about consultant prescribing.