Thursday, 8 November 2012

Questions (86)

Michael Colreavy


86. Deputy Michael Colreavy asked the Minister for Health his views on whether it is acceptable that some older persons are receiving just 30 minutes of home help support a week while others are forced to wash and toilet themselves with the help of their overstretched home help within 15 minutes; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [48968/12]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

As this is a service matter it has been referred to the Health Service Executive for direct reply.