Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Questions (436, 437)

Margaret Murphy O'Mahony

Question:

436. Deputy Margaret Murphy O'Mahony asked the Minister for Health the number of persons on the occupational therapy first time assessment waiting list; the number waiting fewer than four months, four to 12 months and more than 12 months, respectively; and the number waiting who are aged 0 to four, five to 17, 18 to 64 and 65 plus years of age, respectively, by local health office, LHO, area, in tabular form. [9566/18]

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Margaret Murphy O'Mahony

Question:

437. Deputy Margaret Murphy O'Mahony asked the Minister for Health the number of persons on the occupational therapy treatment waiting list; the number waiting less than 4, 4 to 12 and more than 12 months, respectively; and the number waiting that are aged 0 to 4, 5 to 17, 18 to 64 and 65 plus years of age, respectively, by LHO area, in tabular form [9567/18]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 436 and 437 together.

As these questions relate to service matters, I have arranged for them to be referred to the Health Service Executive (HSE) for direct reply.