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Brassil, John

Tuesday, 10 October 2017

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Medicinal Products Reimbursement

Asked the Minister for Health: if the HSE will re-enter negotiations with a company (details supplied) with a view to finding an acceptable outcome for the provision of Translarna for the two persons here with an immediate need;...More Button

Minor Ailments Scheme

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will provide a report on the introduction of a minor ailment scheme in community pharmacies.More Button

Community Pharmacy Services

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will provide a report on the implementation of e-prescribing in the community.More Button

Emergency Services

Asked the Minister for Health: if he will establish an adrenaline station in Leinster House as a matter of good practice, with a view to setting up such a provision in all workplaces, community facilities and schools; and if he ...More Button

Generic Drugs Substitution

Asked the Minister for Health: the timeframe for the publication and implementation of a new national biosimilar policy in view of the fact that the public consultation for same has now closed; and if he will make a statement on...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: his views on the introduction of prescribing quotas for biosimilars and gain share schemes for hospitals to increase usage of biosimilars, as recommended by leading biosimilar manufacturers; the me...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: if he has satisfied himself with the level of uptake of biosimilars here; the percentage usage and or market share of each biosimilar available here relative to its biologic equivalent; if not, the...More Button

Hospital Appointments Status

Asked the Minister for Health: if a hospital appointment for a person (details supplied) can be expedited; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Renewable Energy Generation Targets

Asked the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and Environment: the production of electricity by renewable energy sources in megawatts here; the level of megawatts required to meet the 40% target of electricity from renewable energy sources by 2020; and if he w...More Button

Public Services Card

Asked the Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection: if a provision has been made in the application process for the public services card for a parent or guardian to sign on behalf of a person with severe disabilities who cannot physically sign or ma...More Button