Tuesday, 6 November 2018

Ceisteanna (728, 729)

Stephen Donnelly

Ceist:

728. Deputy Stephen S. Donnelly asked the Minister for Health the amount spent to date in 2018 on agency nurses in the health sector; and the equivalent figures for 2015, 2016 and 2017. [45702/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Stephen Donnelly

Ceist:

729. Deputy Stephen S. Donnelly asked the Minister for Health the projected full-year expenditure on agency nurses in 2018; and the outturn for same in 2015, 2016 and 2017. [45703/18]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 728 and 729 together.

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

Question No. 730 answered with Question No. 727.