Wednesday, 26 June 2019

Ceisteanna (172, 173)

Peter Burke

Ceist:

172. Deputy Peter Burke asked the Minister for Health the estimated full-year cost of providing an additional 2.2 million hours of home help. [27030/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Peter Burke

Ceist:

173. Deputy Peter Burke asked the Minister for Health the estimated full-year cost of providing 8,000 extra home care packages. [27031/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 172 and 173 together.

As this is a service matter I have asked the Health Service Executive to respond directly to the Deputy as soon as possible.