Tuesday, 8 October 2019

Ceisteanna (228, 229)

James Browne

Ceist:

228. Deputy James Browne asked the Minister for Health if an investigation is ongoing regarding the lack of access to palliative care in the case of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40689/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

James Browne

Ceist:

229. Deputy James Browne asked the Minister for Health the reason a person (details supplied) was unable to access palliative care; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [40690/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

I propose to take Questions Nos. 228 and 229 together.

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