20 Dec 2016

Expressions of interest are being sought from suitably qualified experts for the ACT Medicinal Cannabis Medical Advisory Panel.

15 Dec 2016

ACT Health is alerting the community to an issue involving a specific brand of heater-cooler unit commonly used worldwide in open-heart surgery

31 Oct 2016

Hospital Road, the main road that runs through the Canberra Hospital campus, reopened to two-way traffic.

31 Oct 2016

On 1 November 2016 some cannabis products will be able to be prescribed by doctors in Australia, including the ACT. 

07 June 2016

ACT CHO, today alerted the community to the potential of Death Cap mushrooms growing around the ACT due to the recent heavy rainfall.

28 August 2015

The numbers of influenza cases reported to ACT Health indicate increased influenza activity in the month of August, consistent with expected seasonal patterns and national trends.

04 May 2015

A free vaccination against Pertussis (whooping cough) is now available to all pregnant women during their third trimester.

10 April 2015

ACT Health ACT Acting Chief Health Officer Dr Andrew Pengilley this morning said the first Ebola test conducted on a female patient at Canberra Hospital has returned a negative result.