Tuesday, 13 May 2014

Questions (632)

John McGuinness

Question:

632. Deputy John McGuinness asked the Minister for Health if a hearing aid will be provided in respect of a person (details supplied) in County Carlow. [21364/14]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

The Health Service Executive Community Audiology service administers and monitors hearing tests for adults who are at risk for hearing loss.

The HSE replied to the Deputy on 1 May 2014 in response to Parliamentary Question No. 903 (19562/14) dated 30 April 2014, in relation to this case.

The present position is that the person (details supplied) will be fitted with a hearing aid on Wednesday 21 May 2014. The person will be given approximately 10 days notice of the appointment.