ACT Health is today urging Canberrans to save our ACT Emergency Departments (ED) for genuine medical emergencies following a succession of extremely high numbers of patients presenting to the EDs.
ACT Health has recently undertaken an assessment of our buildings to check to see if any have external panels installed which are made from Polyethylene Aluminium Composite (ACP) materials.
A recent community consultation that sought feedback on a proposal to make public transport waiting areas smoke-free in the ACT, has received overwhelming support from Canberrans.
Data Linkage Study on the Risk of Mesothelioma and Other Cancers in Residents of Affected Residential Properties in the ACT released.
24 February 2017
ACT Health are warning Canberrans to be aware of a dangerous and illicit substance that has been distributed to young people as an ecstasy-type ‘MDMA’ drug.
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.
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.