Tuesday, 18 June 2019

Ceisteanna (285)

Alan Kelly

Ceist:

285. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Business, Enterprise and Innovation the communications and meetings she or her staff have had with the Department of Health to date in 2019; and the dates, attendees and participants, in tabular form. [24985/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Business)

My Department has regular communications and meetings with all other government departments on a variety of issues across the wide range of its remit. It is not possible to provide details of the many individual phone and email communications that may have taken place with the Department of Health in 2019 to date. Details of formal meetings between officials from my Department and the Department of Health, and of meetings at which officials from both Departments were in attendance, that have taken place in 2019 to date are set out in the following table.

Date

Meeting

Attendees

10.01.19

Health Innovation Hub Ireland, National Oversight Group Meeting

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

18.01.19

Interdepartmental Committee on State Aid

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

30.01.19

Interdepartmental Group on Economic Migration Policy

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

01.03.19

Horizon 2020 High Level Group

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

20.03.19

Meeting with Healthy Ireland Initiative Team re DBEI Wellbeing Framework

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials

26.03.19

Healthy Workplace Framework Committee

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

27.03.19

Discussion on Knowledge Networks

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials

28.03.19

Health Innovation Hub Ireland, National Oversight Group Meeting

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

11.04.19

Healthy Workplace Seminar

Various invitees

16.04.19

Innovation 2020 Implementation Group

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials

10.05.19

Horizon 2020 High Level Group

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

16.05.19

Meeting re Implementation of EU Directive on cooperation between national authorities responsible for the enforcement of consumer protection laws and repealing regulation

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials

22.05.19

Interdepartmental Group on Economic Migration Policy

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

22.05.19

Health Innovation Hub Ireland, National Oversight Group Meeting

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

10.06.19

Innovation 2020 Implementation Group

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

10.06.19

Health Innovation Hub Ireland, Stakeholder Advisory Group Meeting

DBEI Officials, DoH Officials, Others

Additionally, I wrote to the Minister for Health in May 2019 seeking an update on the recommendations from the Personal Injuries Commission report that are relevant to this Department.  A response was received from Department of Health officials in June.