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Not possible to set up ME services sooner - minister

Service must be fit for purpose as priority

The health minister has stressed the importance of ensuring ME services are set up correctly rather than quickly.

David Ashford faced questions about plans to implement a pathway for those with the illness at this week's sitting of the House of Keys.

Former health Minister Kate Beecroft asked whether something could have been put in place sooner.

However, Mr Ashford insists it's vital to make sure the service is fit for purpose:

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