Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Ceisteanna (1100)

Louise O'Reilly

Ceist:

1100. Deputy Louise O'Reilly asked the Minister for Health the amount of revenue raised from private patients in public and voluntary hospitals in each of the years 2016 to 2018 and to date in 2019, in tabular form [31722/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

Revenue raised from private patients in public and voluntary hospitals is recorded as maintenance charge income by the HSE. The maintenance charge income from hospitals reported for 2016, 2017, 2018 and year to date 2019 is provided below.

Maintenance charge income for Hospitals

€m

Jan-Dec'16

626.3

Jan-Dec'17

570.8

Jan-Dec'18

520.6

Jan-May'19 (draft)

213.1