Wednesday, 29 May 2019

Ceisteanna (100)

Louise O'Reilly

Ceist:

100. Deputy Louise O'Reilly asked the Minister for Health if the audiologist working with the HSE to screen and monitor persons with hearing impairments in counties Westmeath, Roscommon, Laois and Offaly is no longer employed by the HSE; the length of time the position of audiologist been vacant; his plans to rectify the situation; the number of patients seeking screening and monitoring that had their appointments cancelled or postponed as a result of there being no audiologist available to provide this service in the counties in tabular form; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [22935/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

As this is a service matter it has been referred to the HSE for reply to the Deputy.