Dáil Éireann - Volume 674 - 11 February, 2009

Written Answers. - Health Services.

Deputy Seán Ó Fearghaíl asked the Minister for Health and Children her views on correspondence regarding services in respect of a child (details supplied) in County Meath; if domiciliary care allowance will be approved in respect of this child; if a medical card will be provided for them; if the other services requested will be provided within a reasonable timeframe; and if she will make a statement on the matter. [5170/09]

  Deputy John Moloney: The provision of a Domiciliary Care Allowance, a medical card and specialist health services is a [583] matter for the Health Service Executive. I have arranged for the Deputy’s questions to be referred to the Health Service Executive for direct reply.