Wednesday, 2 October 2019

Ceisteanna (180, 181)

James Browne

Ceist:

180. Deputy James Browne asked the Minister for Health the position regarding the provision of ECT at a location (details supplied); if an anaesthetist is employed there; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40084/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

James Browne

Ceist:

181. Deputy James Browne asked the Minister for Health if ECT is currently available in an area (details supplied); if patients can receive treatment elsewhere; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40085/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 180 and 181 together.

As these are service matters I have asked the Health Service Executive to respond directly to the Deputy as soon as possible.