The ACT Lymphoedema Services Plan 2015-2018 provides for more than $1.85 million in additional funding towards lymphoedema services in the next three years.
The latest report card on the provision and timeliness of radiotherapy services shows the ACT leading the nation in several areas.
Congratulations to Dr Stephen Robson, Dr Drew Richardson and Dr Desmond Yip on their promotion to full Professor at the ANU Medical School, from 1 January 2016.
The draft ACT Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Strategy 2016-20 is available for community consultation until Monday, 18 December 2015.
The discussion paper seeks community feedback on establishing smoke-free areas at public playgrounds, skate parks, bus waiting areas, building entrances, sporting events and public swimming pools.
A development application for the University of Canberra Public Hospital reference design has been approved and notified on the public register.
The trial found that paracetamol used to treat fever did not reduce the amount of time patients spent in the Intensive Care Unit, nor did it improve any other relevant outcomes.
These community partners will play an important role in helping to increase exercise and healthy eating for families and kids.
The ACT Government will prohibit the sale of electronic cigarettes to children and place restrictions on their promotion.
The University of Canberra Public Hospital Service Delivery and Care Summary has been released and will be available for public comment until 01 December 2015.