Thursday, 7 March 2019

Ceisteanna (155)

Thomas P. Broughan

Ceist:

155. Deputy Thomas P. Broughan asked the Minister for Health the number of drug treatments and medicines assessed by the National Centre For Pharmacoeconomics and the HSE corporate pharmaceutical unit in each year since 2009 to date in 2019, in tabular form; the numbers approved and denied each year, respectively; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [11370/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

Under the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013, the HSE has statutory responsibility for the pricing and reimbursement of medicines; therefore, the matter has been referred to the HSE for attention and direct reply to the Deputy.