Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Ceisteanna (1319, 1320, 1321, 1322, 1324, 1325)

John Brady

Ceist:

1319. Deputy John Brady asked the Minister for Health the number of patients waiting up to three months for occupational therapy at Portiuncula University Hospital, Ballinasloe, County Galway in 2018 and to date in 2019. [32551/19]

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John Brady

Ceist:

1320. Deputy John Brady asked the Minister for Health the number of patients waiting up to three months for physiotherapy at Portiuncula University Hospital, Ballinasloe, County Galway in 2018 and to date in 2019. [32552/19]

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John Brady

Ceist:

1321. Deputy John Brady asked the Minister for Health the number of patients waiting up to three months for speech and language therapy at Portiuncula University Hospital, Ballinasloe, County Galway in 2018 and to date in 2019. [32553/19]

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John Brady

Ceist:

1322. Deputy John Brady asked the Minister for Health the number of persons on the waiting list for occupational therapy at Portiuncula University Hospital, Ballinasloe, County Galway. [32554/19]

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John Brady

Ceist:

1324. Deputy John Brady asked the Minister for Health the number of persons on the waiting list for physiotherapy at Portiuncula University Hospital, Ballinasloe, County Galway. [32556/19]

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John Brady

Ceist:

1325. Deputy John Brady asked the Minister for Health the number of persons on the waiting list for speech and language therapy at Portiuncula University Hospital, Ballinasloe, County Galway. [32557/19]

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Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 1319 to 1322, inclusive and 1324 and 1325 together.

Portiuncula University Hospital have advised my Department that there is no acute hospital waiting list for speech and language or occupational therapy outpatient services at the hospital.

Portiuncula have further advised that the waiting times for urgent physiotherapy cases is currently less than 14 days, while the waiting times for non-urgent cases is currently greater than 741 days.

Question No. 1323 answered with Question No. 1316.
Questions Nos. 1324 and 1325 answered with Question No. 1319.
Questions Nos. 1326 to 1328 answered with Question No. 1311.