Questions are being asked as to why an alternative premises in Laois wasn't found.
Questions are being raised as to why the Laois audiology services are being moved to Offaly.
The part-time audiologist is currently based in St. Fintan's Hospital in Portlaoise - but is set to be relocated to Tullamore Hospital early next month for a period between six months to two years while renovations are taking place.
Local Sinn Féin TD Brian Stanley feels a premises in Laois could have been sourced to avoid people having to travel long distances without public transport.
He's looking for answers from the HSE: