370. Deputy Peter Fitzpatrick asked the Minister for Health when a person (details supplied) will receive a medical card; and if he will make a statement on the matter. (Question 5537/18 asked on 06 Feb 2018 - Medical Card Applications)

Minister for Health (Deputy Simon Harris): The Health Service Executive has been asked to examine this matter and to reply to the Deputy as soon as possible. 
The Health Service Executive operates the General Medical Services scheme, which includes medical cards and GP visit cards, under the Health Act 1970, as amended. It has established a dedicated contact service for members of the Oireachtas specifically for queries relating to medical cards and GP visit cards, which the Deputy may wish to...

800. Deputy Peter Fitzpatrick asked the Minister for Health the status of a medical card application by person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. (Question 41019/16 asked on 17 Jan 2017 - Medical Card Applications)

Minister for Health Deputy Simon Harris: The Health Service Executive has been asked to examine this matter and to reply to the Deputy as soon as possible. The Health Service Executive operates the General Medical Services scheme, which includes medical cards and GP visit cards, under the Health Act 1970, as amended. It has established a dedicated contact service for members of the Oireachtas specifically for queries relating to medical cards and GP visit cards, which the Deputy may wish to use...

384. Deputy Peter Fitzpatrick asked the Minister for Health the status of an application for a medical card in respect of a person (details supplied). (Question 40899/16 asked on 16 Dec 2016 - Medical Card Applications)

Minister for Health (Deputy Simon Harris): The Health Service Executive has been asked to examine this matter and to reply to the Deputy as soon as possible. The Health Service Executive operates the General Medical Services scheme, which includes medical cards and GP visit cards, under the Health Act 1970, as amended. It has established a dedicated contact service for members of the Oireachtas specifically for queries relating to medical cards and GP visit cards, which the Deputy may wish to ...

186. Deputy Peter Fitzpatrick asked the Minister for Health when a person (details supplied) will have a decision on their medical card application; and if he will make a statement on the matter. (Question 38911/16 asked on 07 Dec 2016 - Medical Card Applications)

Minister for Health (Deputy Simon Harris): The Health Service Executive has been asked to examine this matter and to reply to you directly. The Health Service Executive operates the General Medical Services scheme, which includes medical cards and GP visit cards, under the Health Act 1970, as amended. It has established a dedicated contact service for members of the Oireachtas specifically for queries relating to medical cards and GP visit cards, which the Deputy may wish to use for an earlier ...

187. Deputy Peter Fitzpatrick asked the Minister for Health the status of an application for a medical card in respect of a person (details supplied); and if he will make a statement on the matter. (Question 38913/16 asked on 07 Dec 2016 - Medical Card Applications)

Minister for Health (Deputy Simon Harris): The Health Service Executive has been asked to examine this matter and to reply to you directly. The Health Service Executive operates the General Medical Services scheme, which includes medical cards and GP visit cards, under the Health Act 1970, as amended. It has established a dedicated contact service for members of the Oireachtas specifically for queries relating to medical cards and GP visit cards, which the Deputy may wish to use for an earlier ...

259. Deputy Peter Fitzpatrick asked the Minister for Health the reason a medical card was not granted to a person (detailed supplied) in County Louth; and if he will make a statement on the matter. (Question 7248/16 asked on 20 Apr 2016 - Medical Card Applications)

Minister of State at the Department of Health (Deputy Kathleen Lynch): The Health Service Executive has been asked to examine this matter and to reply to the Deputy as soon as possible.
The Health Service Executive operates the General Medical Services scheme, which includes medical cards and GP visit cards, under the Health Act 1970, as amended. It has established a dedicated contact service for members of the Oireachtas specifically for queries relating to medical cards and GP visit cards, wh...