Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Questions (431)

Alan Kelly

Question:

431. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health the date, attendees and purpose of all meetings between his Department and RehabCare since 1 May 2016; and the date, attendees and purpose of all meetings between the HSE and RehabCare since 1 May 2016. [21873/19]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

I set out hereunder details regarding the attendees and purpose of all meetings between my Department and RehabCare since 1 May 2016. I have requested the HSE to respond directly to the Deputy regarding the date, attendees and purpose of all meetings between the HSE and RehabCare since 1 May 2016

Meeting 13 th December 2016 to discuss Disability Services, Wage Subsidy Scheme and Ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.

Attendees:

Minister for Disabilities, Finian Mc Grath.

Rehab: Mo Flynn, Sonya Felton ,Kathleen O Meara.

Irish Wheelchair Association: Rosemary Keogh. 

Dept of Health: Claire Collins.

Dept of Social Protection: Ciaran Diamond.

Meeting 23 rd February 2017 to discuss Rehab Group’s Five Year Strategic Plan

Attendees:

Minister for Health, Simon Harris. 

Rehab: Kathleen O’Meara, Sonya Felton.  

HSE : Marion Meany.  

Department of Health:  Grainne Duffy , Eimear Walshe &Tom Monks.

Meeting 7 th May 2019 to discuss Rehab Operational and Financial Stability

Attendees:

Ministers: Simon Harris, Minister for Health, Finian McGrath, Minister for Disabilities.

Rehab: Jimmy Tolan, Mo Flynn & Kathleen O Meara.

Ministerial Advisor: Joanne Lonergan, Minister Harris' Advisor.

HSE: Dean Sullivan, Pat Healy & David Walsh.

Dept of An Taoiseach : Philip O Callaghan.

Dept of Health Officials : Kathleen MacLellan, Dave O’Connor & Maurice O’Donnell

Meeting 15 th May 2019 to discuss Rehab Operational and Financial Stability

Ministers: Simon Harris, Minister for Health, Finian McGrath, Minister for Disabilities.

Rehab: Jimmy Tolan, Mo Flynn, & Kathleen O Meara.

HSE: Dean Sullivan, Pat Healy & David Walsh. 

Ministerial Advisors: Joanne Lonergan, Minister Harris' Advisor; Gerry Maguire, Minister McGrath's Advisor.

Dept of An Taoiseach : Philip O Callaghan.

Dept of Health Officials : Patsy Carr, Susan Scally.