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Drugs Payment Scheme Administration

Dáil Éireann Debate, Wednesday - 5 April 2017

Wednesday, 5 April 2017

Questions (288)

Peter Burke


288. Deputy Peter Burke asked the Minister for Health if DPS, drugs payment scheme, patients must pay the DPS amount of €144 only 11 times per year; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [17051/17]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

Under the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013, the HSE has statutory responsibility for the administration of the community drug schemes; therefore, the matter has been referred to the HSE for attention and direct reply to the Deputy.