Thursday, 3 October 2019

Questions (252, 254)

Margaret Murphy O'Mahony

Question:

252. Deputy Margaret Murphy O'Mahony asked the Minister for Health the number of children at the end of September 2019 or latest date available that were awaiting a first assessment from the HSE under the Disability Act 2005 by LHO area in tabular form. [40495/19]

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Margaret Murphy O'Mahony

Question:

254. Deputy Margaret Murphy O'Mahony asked the Minister for Health the number of persons on the speech and language therapy assessment waiting list by time periods (details supplied) for each local health area at the end of September 2019 or latest date available in tabular form. [40497/19]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 252 and 254 together.

As the Deputy's questions refer to a service issue, they have been referred to the HSE for direct reply.