Tuesday, 24 November 2020

Questions (768)

Patricia Ryan

Question:

768. Deputy Patricia Ryan asked the Minister for Health if he will provide for a less onerous system to allow doctors to claim payment for administering the flu vaccine; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [37777/20]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

As the reimbursement of GPs and pharmacists for the administration of Influenza vaccine (and other vaccines) to eligible patients is a matter for the HSE Primary Care Eligibility and Reimbursement Service (PERS), I have asked the Health Service Executive to respond to the Deputy directly, as soon as possible.