The department and the ministers extend their sympathies to the family of the patient on their loss.
There are currently two investigations under way and the department is awaiting the completion of these investigations before commenting further.
10,000 people marched through Dublin yesterday in memory of Savita Halappanavar, who died of blood poisoning after being denied an abortion.
Thousands took to the streets in Ireland to protest against the death of a pregnant Indian woman who died during a miscarriage.
An investigation has been launched into the death of a woman who was refused an abortion in an Irish hospital.