Wednesday, 27 November 2019

Ceisteanna (128)

Niamh Smyth

Ceist:

128. Deputy Niamh Smyth asked the Minister for Health if EpiPens are covered under the medical card; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [49178/19]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

Under the Health (Pricing and Supply of Medical Goods) Act 2013, the HSE has statutory responsibility for the pricing and reimbursement of the community drug schemes; therefore, the matter has been referred to the HSE for attention and direct reply to the Deputy.