Wednesday, 27 May 2020

Ceisteanna (615)

Marc Ó Cathasaigh

Ceist:

615. Deputy Marc Ó Cathasaigh asked the Minister for Health the way in which he plans to deal with secondary school students that missed their HPV vaccine (dose 2) and MenACWY vaccines and young children that missed scheduled childhood vaccines due to the Covid-19 crisis; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [8092/20]

Amharc ar fhreagra

Freagraí scríofa (Ceist ar Health)

The HSE National Immunisation Office is responsible for managing vaccine procurement and distribution, developing training and communication materials for the public and health professionals.

As the question raised by the Deputy is a matter for the National Immunisation Office, it has been referred to the Health Service Executive for attention and direct reply to the Deputy.