About the NTPF

The NTPF is a corporate body with functions and responsibilities as set out under Statutory Instrument 179 - National Treatment Purchase Fund (Establishment) Order, 2004 and the Nursing Homes Support Scheme Act (2009). 

All public hospitals have the responsibility to ensure they meet the maximum waiting time guarantees for their patients. For patients requiring admission to hospital these are:

  • Maintaining an 8 month maximum wait time target for adults
  • Maintaining a 20 week maximum wait time target for paediatrics
  • Maintaining a 13 week maximum wait time target for GI endoscopy

The maximum waiting time target for a first out-patient appointment is:

  • Maintaining a 12 month maximum wait time target

NTPF Senior Management Team

Liam Sloyan, Chief Executive Officer
Alan Doyle, Interim Finance Director
Liz Lottering, Audit, Quality and Research Director, Board Secretary
Brian Parsons, ICT Director
Alison Green, Process Innovation Director
Niamh Drew, Corporate Services Director

Phone number: +3531 6427 101