The NTPF is an independent statutory body established by the Minister for Health.
Its key functions are:
The NTPF previously arranged for the provision of hospital treatment to classes of persons determined by the Minister. Since 2011 this function has been suspended.
In carrying out its functions, the NTPF works closely with the Department of Health, the HSE, acute public hospitals and private nursing homes across the health system.
|This section of the website contains the Outpatient Waiting list and Inpatient/Day Case Waiting list reports.
National figures available from December 2014
|Waiting List Management Policy (2014)|
|The Department of Health through the Health Service Executive has introduced the Nursing Homes Support Scheme.|