AQW 9523/16-21 – Ending Free School Transport

Mr Patsy McGlone (Mid Ulster):  To ask the Minister of Education, in relation to the Education Authority’s statement that it is considering ending free school transport (i) what rural-proofing exercise has been carried out in relation to charging for school transport; and (ii) for his assessment of the introduction of such charges. (AQW 9523/16-21) Minister of … Continue reading AQW 9523/16-21 – Ending Free School Transport

AQW 8736/16-21 – Homecare Provision Provided by Health and Social Care Trust

Mr Patsy McGlone (Mid Ulster):  To ask the Minister of Health to detail the total cost to each Health and Social Care Trust of (i) homecare provision provided directly by the Trust; and (ii) homecare provision provided by the private or independent sector, for each of the last five years. (AQW 8736/16-21) Minister of Health:  The … Continue reading AQW 8736/16-21 – Homecare Provision Provided by Health and Social Care Trust

AQW 7143/16-21 – Pay Increase for Health Service Workers

Mr Patsy McGlone (Mid Ulster):  To ask the Minister of Health pursuant to AQW 2239/16-21, for an update on when the 1per cent pay increase agreed for Health Service workers will be implemented, given that it was anticipated to be paid in early autumn. (AQW 7143/16-21) Minister of Health:  The vast majority of staff received their … Continue reading AQW 7143/16-21 – Pay Increase for Health Service Workers

AQW 8734/16-21 – Health and Social Care Trust Area Population

Mr Patsy McGlone (Mid Ulster):  To ask the Minister of Finance to detail the current population of each Health and Social Care Trust area. (AQW 8734/16-21) Minister of Finance:  The attached table details the estimated population of each of the five Health and Social Care Trust as of mid-2015. More detailed figures are available on the … Continue reading AQW 8734/16-21 – Health and Social Care Trust Area Population

AQW 8735/16-21 – Homecare Provision

Mr Patsy McGlone (Mid Ulster):  To ask the Minister of Health to detail the number of hours of homecare provision provided directly by each Health and Social Care Trust, for each of the last five years. (AQW 8735/16-21) Minister of Health:  Information on the number of statutory, domiciliary care hours provided by each Health and Social … Continue reading AQW 8735/16-21 – Homecare Provision

AQW 8878/16-21 – Responding to Queries from Elected Representatives

Mr Patsy McGlone (Mid Ulster):  To ask the Minister of Health pursuant to AQW 8290/16-21, to define what constitutes a timely manner in relation to responses to queries from elected representatives. (AQW 8878/16-21) Minister of Health:  Depending on the nature of the query it is either answered by me or by the relevant Health and Social … Continue reading AQW 8878/16-21 – Responding to Queries from Elected Representatives

AQW 8712/16-21 – Pay Increase for Libraries NI Staff

Mr Patsy McGlone (Mid Ulster):  To ask the Minister for Communities for an update on when the 1 per cent pay increase agreed for Libraries NI workers will be implemented. (AQW 8712/16-21) Minister for Communities:  My officials submitted the final Libraries NI Pay Remit for 2016/17 to the Department of Finance (DoF) for its approval on … Continue reading AQW 8712/16-21 – Pay Increase for Libraries NI Staff

AQW 7952/16-21 – Cost of Hospital-Based Haemodialysis, Home-Haemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis

Mr Patsy McGlone (Mid Ulster):  To ask the Minister of Health to detail the average unit cost in each Health and Social Care Trust of (i) hospital-based haemodialysis; (ii) home-haemodialysis; and (iii) peritoneal dialysis. (AQW 7952/16-21) Minister of Health:  Information on the unit cost of (i) hospital-based haemodialysis; (ii) home-haemodialysis; and (iii) peritoneal dialysis is not … Continue reading AQW 7952/16-21 – Cost of Hospital-Based Haemodialysis, Home-Haemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis