Wednesday, 27 November 2019

Questions (128)

Niamh Smyth

Question:

128. Deputy Niamh Smyth asked the Minister for Health if EpiPens are covered under the medical card; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49178/19]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

Under the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013, the HSE has statutory responsibility for the pricing and reimbursement of the community drug schemes; therefore, the matter has been referred to the HSE for attention and direct reply to the Deputy.