Health Minister Apologises For Hospital Overruns

Written 2 weeks ago by Hannah Murphy


The Health Minister has apologised for keeping cost overruns on the National Children’s Hospital from the Dáil.

Simon Harris was informed in August that the budget for the hospital could increase by nearly €400 million.

However, when asked by Fianna Fáil Deputy Barry Cowen in September, he failed to admit the overrun.

Simon Harris addressed the Offaly TD in his apology;