Wednesday, 13 May 2020

Questions (859, 860, 861)

Stephen Donnelly

Question:

859. Deputy Stephen Donnelly asked the Minister for Health the number of children under 18 years of age waiting for a first assessment for speech and language therapy in primary care at the end of March 2020 or the latest date available; and the number waiting less than four, four to 12 and more than 12 months, respectively by LHO in tabular form. [5393/20]

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Stephen Donnelly

Question:

860. Deputy Stephen Donnelly asked the Minister for Health the number of children under 18 years of age waiting for initial speech and language therapy in primary care at the end of March 2020 or the latest date available; and the number waiting less than four, four to 12 and more than 12 months, respectively by LHO in tabular form. [5394/20]

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Stephen Donnelly

Question:

861. Deputy Stephen Donnelly asked the Minister for Health the number of children under 18 years of age waiting for further speech and language therapy in primary care at the end of March 2020 or the latest date available; and the number waiting less than four, four to 12 and more than 12 months, respectively by LHO in tabular form [5395/20]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 859 to 861, inclusive, 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.