Press Release

Statement by Mary Harney TD, Minister for Health and Children on completion of the review of x-rays by Tallaght Hospital

The Minister for Health and Children, Mary Harney TD, tonight (April 29th, 2010) welcomed the announcement of the completion of the review of x-rays by Tallaght Hospital.

The Minister said “I am pleased that patients have been given this reassurance that all X-Rays have been reviewed and that this has been completed as quickly as possible by the hospital. I want to acknowledge the work and commitment of the hospital CEO, its staff and clinicians in focussing their efforts on providing this reassurance. I look forward to the full report from Dr Maurice Hayes into the delays in reporting X-Rays and management of GP referral letters at Tallaght.”