Thursday, 25 October 2018

Questions (217, 218)

Peter Burke

Question:

217. Deputy Peter Burke asked the Minister for Health the estimated full year cost of providing 2,000 extra homecare packages; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44238/18]

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Peter Burke

Question:

218. Deputy Peter Burke asked the Minister for Health the estimated full year cost of providing one million additional home help hours; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [44239/18]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 217 and 218 together.

As these are service matters I have asked the Health Service Executive to respond directly to the Deputy as soon as possible.