Thursday, 22 February 2018

Ceisteanna (152, 153)

Róisín Shortall

Ceist:

152. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Health the steps he will take to ensure that companies that are awarded HSE contracts do not employ persons on zero hours or if-and-when contracts; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9213/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Róisín Shortall

Ceist:

153. Deputy Róisín Shortall asked the Minister for Health the vetting process the HSE undertakes to ensure that contracted agency staff are not employed on bogus self-employment, zero hours or if-and-when contracts; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [9214/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 152 and 153 together.

I have asked the HSE to respond to the Deputy directly on these matter.