Discrimination Across Ireland

Discrimination across Ireland – Fair Deal

CountyAverage weekly Fair Deal fee for HSE nursing homes (January 2019)Average weekly Fair Deal fee private / voluntary nursing homes (January 2019)% Differential – average fee public v private / voluntary
Laois€2,184 (3 nursing homes)€960 (4 nursing homes)127%
Longford€1,956 (1 nursing home)€912 (3 nursing homes)114%
Westmeath€1,806 (2 nursing homes)€877 (10 nursing homes)106%
Offaly€1,720 (3 nursing homes)€871 (7 nursing homes)97%
Cavan€1,716 (4 nursing homes)€935 (7 nursing homes)84%
Monaghan€1,731 (1 nursing home)€942 (5 nursing homes)84%
Kilkenny€1,682 (1 nursing home)€919 (8 nursing homes)83%
Limerick€1,607 (2 nursing homes)€877 (23 nursing homes83%
Donegal€1,553 (11 nursing homes)€858 (13 nursing homes)81%
Galway€1,573 (7 nursing homes)€876 (36 nursing homes)80%
Roscommon€1,537 (3 nursing homes)€865 (11 nursing homes)78%
Meath€1,755 (2 nursing homes)€1,000 (18 nursing homes)76%
Mayo€1,543 (6 nursing homes)€886 (17 nursing homes)74%
Wexford€1,530 (2 nursing homes)€883 (14 nursing homes)73%
Clare€1,499 (4 nursing homes)€873 (12 nursing homes)72%
Louth€1,713 (4 nursing homes)€997 (8 nursing homes)72%
Tipperary€1,503 (4 nursing homes)€874 (25 nursing homes)72%
Leitrim€1,535 (4 nursing homes)€910 (2 nursing homes)69%
Kerry€1,448 (6 nursing homes)€883 (17 nursing homes)64%
Carlow€1,448 (1 nursing home)€894 (6 nursing homes)62%
Kildare€1,683 (2 nursing homes)€1,042 (21 nursing homes)62%
Sligo€1,567 (1 nursing home)€988 (6 nursing homes)58%
Wicklow€1,657 (2 nursing homes)€1,051 (20 nursing homes)58%
Waterford*€1,469 (2 nursing homes)€936 (8 nursing homes)57%
Cork€1,477 (19 nursing homes)€977 (48 nursing homes)51%
Dublin€1,666 (17 nursing homes)€1,165 (86 nursing homes)43%

 

*Waterford also contains Dunabbey House, HSE nursing Home (€374 per week), which is a low dependency centre


The January 2019 Nursing Home Support Scheme (Fair Deal) fees are the latest published for HSE nursing homes