Wednesday, 17 February 2021

Questions (678)

Eoin Ó Broin

Question:

678. Deputy Eoin Ó Broin asked the Minister for Health if he will consider introducing a scheme to waive hospital car parking fees for cancer patients. [7991/21]

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Written answers (Question to Health)

The Programme for Government makes a commitment to introduce a cap on the maximum daily charge for patients and visitors at all public hospitals, where possible and to introduce flexible passes in all public hospitals for patients and their families. My Department and the HSE are currently engaging on this issue in order to achieve this new Programme for Government commitment.

Question No. 679 answered with Question No. 633.