Thursday, 1 February 2018

Ceisteanna (198, 200, 201, 202)

Pearse Doherty

Ceist:

198. Deputy Pearse Doherty asked the Minister for Health if additional resources have been allocated to support a second consultant led adult diabetes team at Letterkenny university hospital; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5040/18]

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Pearse Doherty

Ceist:

200. Deputy Pearse Doherty asked the Minister for Health if a full-time dietician based at Letterkenny University Hospital and dedicated to diabetes services is now in post; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5042/18]

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Pearse Doherty

Ceist:

201. Deputy Pearse Doherty asked the Minister for Health if the recently vacated diabetes clinical nurse specialist post at Letterkenny University Hospital has yet been advertised; the efforts being made to recruit for this role; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5043/18]

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Pearse Doherty

Ceist:

202. Deputy Pearse Doherty asked the Minister for Health if a suitable candidate has now been selected to fill the recently vacated paediatric diabetes clinical nurse specialist post at Letterkenny University Hospital; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [5044/18]

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Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 198, 200 to 202, inclusive, together.

In response to the particular query raised, as this is a service matter, I have asked the HSE to respond to you directly.