Oireachtas Joint and Select Committees

Thursday, 29 September 2022

Public Accounts Committee

2021 Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General and Appropriation Accounts
Vote 38 - Health
Health Service Executive - Financial Statements 2021

9:30 am

Mr. Paul Reid:

I am not sure of those two cases. I am trying to imagine a scenario where it may have been a service that is not funded on a recurring basis, so there would be multi-annual funding for it. That is one possible scenario. I would be surprised if those two people were not taken up in another part of the service because, as I mentioned earlier, we are recruiting across the board and, as indicated, they are the skills we need.