Tuesday, 23 July 2019

Ceisteanna (1937)

Alan Kelly

Ceist:

1937. Deputy Alan Kelly asked the Minister for Health the number of new drugs approved for use in each year since 2016, in tabular form; if in each case the treatment is now funded; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [34375/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

The HSE has statutory responsibility for decisions on pricing and reimbursement of medicines under the community drug schemes, in accordance with the provisions of the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013; therefore, the matter has been referred to the HSE for reply to the Deputy.