Written Answers. - Nursing Home Subventions.

Paul McGrath

Question:

263 Mr. P. McGrath asked the Minister for Health and Children when a person (details supplied) in County Cork can expect to have their application to the Southern Health Board for increased subvention for a nursing home assessed. [3814/03]

Responsibility for the administration of the nursing home subvention scheme in Cork rests with the Southern Health Board. My Department has, therefore, asked the chief executive officer of the board to investigate the matter raised by the Deputy and reply directly to him.

Paul McGrath

Question:

264 Mr. P. McGrath asked the Minister for Health and Children when a person (details supplied) in County Cork can expect to have their application to the Southern Health Board for an enhanced subvention for a nursing home assessed. [3815/03]

Responsibility for the administration of the nursing home subvention scheme in Cork rests with the Southern Health Board. My Department has, therefore, asked the chief executive officer of the board to investigate the matter raised by the Deputy and reply directly to him.