Tuesday, 8 October 2019

Questions (311)

Stephen Donnelly


311. Deputy Stephen Donnelly asked the Minister for Health if the annual national sepsis report will be published as a matter of urgency; if not, the reason for the delay; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [41081/19]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

The HSE National Sepsis Programme carries out important work to support the implementation of the National Sepsis Clinical Guideline, by bringing a focus on sepsis awareness and the promotion of early recognition of sepsis.

As you are aware, the HSE National Sepsis Programme publishes a sepsis report every year and organises an annual “Sepsis Summit”, which brings together healthcare providers, patients and carers.

As the publication of the HSE National Sepsis Outcome report is a service matter your question has been referred to the HSE for direct reply.