Media Room

See the latest Health Directorate media releases.

Health Directorate Media Releases

From April 2012, you can visit the ACT Government's new Open Government website to view all Health Directorate Media Releases at this address:

Media Release Archive

Scabies in Alexander Maconochie Centre (9 September 2012)

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Measles increase in NSW, not yet in ACT (5 September 2012)

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Discrepancies in Canberra Hospital Emergency data (23 April 2012)

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Talk to your neighbours about the dangers of Death Cap Mushrooms (10 February 2012)

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Update on investigations into Death Cap Mushroom poisoning (05 January 2012)

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Canberra residents warned to be Aware of Death Cap Mushrooms (01 January 2012)

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Health Directorate Investigating Gastro Incident (07 December 2011)

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Canberra Hospital and Health Services to get new branding (28 November 2011)

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Measles at Orana Steiner School (23 November 2011)

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Changes to Canberra Hospital pedestrian access pave the way for new cancer centre (16 November 2011)

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Hepatitis A at Lyneham High School (11 November 2011)

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Hepatitis A at Lyneham High School (10 November 2011)

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Health Warning and Food Recall on ChiTree Apricot Kernel Product (31 October 2011)

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ACT Community Nurse of the Year 2011 (20 October 2011)

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Temporary relocation of staff from Civic office (13 October 2011)

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Redevelopment of the Tuggeranong Community Health Centre (27 July 2011)

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ACT Health Flu Vaccination Reminder (12 July 2011)

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Prohibition of Products containing Synthetic Cannabis (08 July 2011)

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Health Directorate Media Statement (01 July 2011)

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Health Researchers Join Forces to share knowledge (06 June 2011)

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Dismissed Sexual Assault Charge (11 May 2011)

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Cooking for Family and Friends this Easter (21 April 2011)

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Keep Safe While Camping this Easter (21 April 2011)

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Make this Easter a Healthy One (21 April 2011)

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Gonorrhoea cases increase in ACT (15 April 2011)

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Business Continuity Planning media release (14 April 2011)

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