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Cullinane, David

Tuesday, 6 October 2020

Dáil Éireann Debate
Vol. Nbr.


Cannabis for Medicinal Use

Asked the Minister for Health: his views on the import and distribution of medicinal cannabis through community pharmacies following a referral from a general practitioner or consultant; and if he will make a statement on the ma...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the process for access to medicinal cannabis through the EMA compassionate use access programme; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Dental Services

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of children on dental and orthodontic services waiting lists; the number waiting 0 to 6, 6 to 12 months, 1 to 2, 2 to 3 and 3 plus years, by LHO in tabular form; and if he will make a st...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of persons with special needs on dental and orthodontic services waiting lists; the number waiting 0 to 6, 6 to 12 months, 1 to 2, 2 to 3 and 3 plus years, by LHO in tabular form; and if...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on dental and orthodontic services waiting lists; the number of persons waiting 0 to 6, 6 to 12 months, 1 to 2, 2 to 3 and 3 plus years at the end of quarter 2 a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of appointments attended in HSE primary care dental services nationally for the period from 4 March 2019 to 31 May 2019 and from 2 March 2020 to 29 May 2020, in tabular form; and if he w...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the estimated number of students in 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th and 6th class by CHO region that prior to service disruption due to Covid-19, that is the beginning March 2020, were targeted for dental ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of adults by HSE CHO region that are waiting for dental treatment under general anaesthetic; the maximum waiting period per region; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of children by HSE community healthcare organisation, CHO, region who await dental treatment under general anaesthetic; the maximum waiting period per region; and if he will make a state...More Button

Covid-19 Pandemic

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of patients that had their appointments cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic from 2 March 2020 to 1 September 1 2020, by HSE CHO region in tabular form; the number of these cancellatio...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the average WTE number of dental staff redeployed as part of the Covid-19 efforts, by HSE CHO region, on a weekly basis from 1 March to 1 September 2020, comprising dentists, dental nurses and dent...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the number of staff redeployed and deployed through the Be on Call for Ireland campaign and other campaigns as part of the swab, test and trace system to identify Covid-19 cases by origin that is, ...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: further to Parliamentary Question No. 319 of 29 September 2020, the amount of additional Covid-19 related Exchequer expenditure for 2021 for his Department and the breakdown by line items of this a...More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: the estimated expenditure by his Department in 2021 compared to 2020, disaggregated by precommitted expenditure such as by demographics, PSSA and so on, Covid-19 related expenditure and other addit...More Button

Health Services

Asked the Minister for Health: his views on legislating to allow nurses to prescribe controlled drugs and opiate substitution therapy, for example, methadone and buprenorphine, as was previously done on controlled drugs in areas...More Button

Addiction Treatment Services

Asked the Minister for Health: his views on enhancing independent regulatory oversight and inspection on addiction treatment services, such as through HIQA; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button

Asked the Minister for Health: his plans for reform and investment in addiction treatment services; and if he will make a statement on the matter.More Button