Capital Projects Delayed To Be Given To Cabinet

Written 6 months ago by Newsroom

A list of spending projects that will have to be delayed because of an overspend at the National Children’s Hospital will be presented to cabinet today.

Government ministers are also expected to be told how a €50 million gap in the health budget will be found this year.

Fianna Fail are putting forward proposals which would give the government’s chief accountant more powers to investigate cost over-runs.

A project that may face a delay is a building for a community funded MRI scanner at Mullingar Hospital:

Tom Nally is a nurse at the facility, he’s been speaking on the Open Door: