Written Answers - Health Services.

Tuesday, 13 June 2006

Dáil Eireann Debate
Vol. 621 No. 120

First Page Previous Page Page of 297 Next Page Last Page

  169.  Mr. Ring  Information on Michael Ring  Zoom on Michael Ring   asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children  Information on Mary Harney  Zoom on Mary Harney   the reason a person (details supplied) in County Mayo was refused home care service. [22328/06]

Minister of State at the Department of Health and Children (Mr. S. Power): Information on Seán Power  Zoom on Seán Power  The Deputy’s question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

  170.  Mr. P. Breen  Information on Pat Breen  Zoom on Pat Breen   asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children  Information on Mary Harney  Zoom on Mary Harney   when an application for enhanced payment subvention will be processed for a person (details supplied) in County Clare; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22329/06]

Minister of State at the Department of Health and Children (Mr. S. Power): Information on Seán Power  Zoom on Seán Power  The Deputy’s question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

  171.  Mr. P. Breen  Information on Pat Breen  Zoom on Pat Breen   asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children  Information on Mary Harney  Zoom on Mary Harney   if she will investigate the reason a person (details supplied) in County Clare who was deemed extremely ill by their family, was discharged from Ennis General Hospital, County Clare and subsequently died following immediate re-admission; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [22330/06]

Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children (Ms Harney): Information on Mary Harney  Zoom on Mary Harney  The Deputy’s question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive (HSE) under the Health Act, 2004.

I understand that the HSE Hospital Network Manager for the area has advised the Deputy that if the family of the person in question wish to contact the Manager of Ennis General Hospital, he will be available to discuss any queries they may have in relation to their relatives’ treatment.

  172.  Mr. Gregory  Information on Tony Gregory  Zoom on Tony Gregory   asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children  Information on Mary Harney  Zoom on Mary Harney   the reason a person (details supplied) in Dublin 3 who is a diabetic was refused a dietary allowance; and if same will be reviewed. [22336/06]

Minister of State at the Department of Health and Children (Mr. S. Power): Information on Seán Power  Zoom on Seán Power  The Deputy’s question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the Parliamentary Affairs Division of the Executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.


Last Updated: 03/11/2010 22:57:45 First Page Previous Page Page of 297 Next Page Last Page