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Health Services.

Dáil Éireann Debate, Tuesday - 7 March 2006

Tuesday, 7 March 2006

Ceisteanna (204, 205, 206, 207, 208, 209, 210, 211, 212, 213, 214, 215, 216, 217, 218, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223)

Jerry Cowley

Ceist:

233 Dr. Cowley asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children why a person (details supplied) in County Mayo, who had an enucleation of the left eye due to a tumour, is unable to get an artificial eye replacement; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9217/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Minister for Health)

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

234 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children if a person (details supplied) in County Mayo was assessed for a long-stay bed in Westport; if so, on what date; and if this person is being actively considered for a long-stay bed in Westport as requested. [9230/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

235 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children if respite care was provided for a person (details supplied) in County Mayo as had been requested by the director of public health nursing; and the reason no response issued to a letter of request. [9231/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

236 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the reason the Health Service Executive did not reply to correspondence seeking a long-stay bed for a person (details supplied) in County Mayo; if the bed as requested was provided; and the reason correspondence was not replied to. [9232/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

237 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children if a long-stay bed was provided for a person (details supplied) in County Mayo as per the wishes of their family and requested in a letter to the director of public health nursing by this Deputy; and the reason no reply issued to this request. [9233/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

238 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children if a long-stay bed was provided for a person (details supplied) in County Mayo as had been requested in correspondence to the Health Service Executive; and the reason no reply issued in this regard. [9234/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

239 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the reason no reply issued from the director of public health nursing following a request for a long-stay bed for a person (details supplied) in County Mayo. [9235/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

240 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the number of long-stay beds available in County Mayo and their location; the numbers currently on the waiting lists for those beds; and their average age profile. [9236/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

241 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children if a short-stay bed with physiotherapy was provided for a person (details supplied) in County Mayo as had been requested by the director of public health nursing; and the reason no reply issued to this request. [9237/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

242 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children if a long-stay bed was provided for a person (details supplied) in County Mayo; and the reason no response issued from the Health Service Executive in this regard, particularly in view of the age of the person involved. [9238/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

243 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the number of people in private nursing homes in County Mayo who have requested a long-stay bed in a public nursing home. [9239/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

244 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the number of people in County Mayo on a waiting list for assessment for a long-stay bed; and the numbers currently on the waiting list for assessment for a short-stay or respite bed in public nursing homes. [9240/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

245 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the number of short-stay or respite beds in public nursing homes in County Mayo and their location; the numbers on the waiting lists for those beds; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9241/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

246 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children if a long-stay bed will be provided for a person (details supplied) in County Mayo; and the reason no response issued from the Health Service Executive in this regard. [9242/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

247 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the reason no response has issued from the director of public health nursing to correspondence in relation to a person (details supplied) in County Mayo; and if this person will be given a transfer to Westport as requested. [9243/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

248 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children if a person (details supplied) in County Mayo is being considered for a long-stay bed; if they have been assessed; if they will be considered for a long-stay bed in a nursing unit; and the reason no response issued from the director of public health nursing to a query in this regard. [9244/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, the Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to have a reply issued directly to the Deputy.

Michael Ring

Ceist:

249 Mr. Ring asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the reason transport and a personal assistant have not been provided for a person (details supplied) in County Mayo; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9245/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to issue a reply directly to the Deputy.

Martin Ferris

Ceist:

250 Mr. Ferris asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the person who has responsibility for infection control in the psychiatric unit at Kerry General Hospital. [9246/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this matter investigated and to issue a reply directly to the Deputy.

Jerry Cowley

Ceist:

251 Dr. Cowley asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children the reason a person (details supplied) in County Mayo has to wait for an MRI scan; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9247/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this case investigated and to issue a reply directly to the Deputy.

Dinny McGinley

Ceist:

252 Mr. McGinley asked the Tánaiste and Minister for Health and Children if she is aware that a procedure for a person (details supplied) in Letterkenny General Hospital has been cancelled on five occasions during the past four months because no beds are available; her plans to improve the bed situation in Letterkenny General Hospital; when it is expected that the procedure prescribed for this person will be carried out; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [9292/06]

Amharc ar fhreagra

The Deputy's question relates to the management and delivery of health and personal social services, which are the responsibility of the Health Service Executive under the Health Act 2004. Accordingly, my Department has requested the parliamentary affairs division of the executive to arrange to have this case investigated and to issue a reply directly to the Deputy.

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