Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Questions (1001, 1002)

Stephen Donnelly

Question:

1001. Deputy Stephen Donnelly asked the Minister for Health the number of persons in each LHO area waiting for a speech and language assessment in primary care at the end of April 2019 or the latest date available; and the number waiting zero to 12, 12 to 26 , 26 to 52 and more than 52 weeks, respectively. [19885/19]

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Stephen Donnelly

Question:

1002. Deputy Stephen Donnelly asked the Minister for Health the number of persons in each LHO area waiting for a speech and language therapy appointment in primary care at the end of April 2019 or the latest date available; and the number waiting zero to 12 , 12 to 26, 26 to 52 and more than 52 weeks, respectively. [19886/19]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 1001 and 1002 together.

As this question relates to service matters, I have arranged for the question to be referred to the Health Service Executive (HSE) for direct reply.