Thursday, 15 October 2020
Department of Health
283. To ask the Minister for Health if a notice has issued on the eTenders website in respect of the tender issued for the building of a second Waterford cath lab; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [30811/20]
The Health Service Executive is responsible for the delivery of public healthcare infrastructure projects, they have advised that the tender for the new cath lab for University Hospital Waterford issued on 30thSeptember. Tenders are not available to view publicly on eTenders, as it is a restricted competition confined to pre-qualified contractors, in compliance with government/OGP guidelines.
The tender process for this project is being run in line with public procurement guidelines which the HSE must adhere to and the process is being delivered as soon as possible.