Policy and Plans

The Policy and Plans Register is ACT Health's repository of these strategic policies, plans, strategies and guidelines:

- National
- ACT Government
- ACT Health Sector (ACT Health, and the non-government and private sectors)
- Clinical
- Non-clinical

Community consultation

Community consultation helps ACT Health Directorate make informed policy decisions about issues that affect the community. Visit the Community Consultation section of this website to have your say in the formulation of new Health Directorate policy.

Alternative formats

If you require a policy, plan, strategy or guideline in a format unavailable through this website, please email: HealthACT@act.gov.au

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File Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Protocols for Events Policy.docx
File Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Protocols for Events SOP.docx
PDF icon Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workforce Action Plan 2013-2018.pdf
File Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Tobacco Control Strategy 2010-2014.docx
PDF icon ACT Immunisation Strategy 2012-16.pdf
PDF icon Workforce Plan 2013-2018
Microsoft Office document icon Waste Management Policy
File Administration of Hospital Admissions and Discharges Policy
PDF icon Waste Management Plan
File Administrative Records Management Policy
PDF icon Alcohol, Tobacco and Other Drug Strategy 2010-2014
File Underperformance Policy
File Training Education Study Assistance SOP
File Area of Need for Vacant Medical Practitioner Positions in the Public and Private Sector Policy
PDF icon Sustainability Strategy 2010-2015
File Area of Need for Vacant Medical Practitioner Positions in the Public and Private Sector SOP
PDF icon Suicide Prevention - Managing the Risk of Suicide in the ACT 2009-2014
File Student Trainee Clinical Placement Policy
PDF icon Student Trainee Clinical Placement Policy - Appendix 1-7
PDF icon Strategic Asset Management Policy For Major Equipment
PDF icon Blood-Borne Viruses in the Alexander Maconochie Centre 2013 –2017 - Management of
PDF icon Strategic Asset Management Policy For Major Equipment - Attachment
File Smoke Free Environment Policy
PDF icon Breastfeeding - ACT Breastfeeding Strategic Framework 2010-2015
File Senior Medical and Dental Practitioners - Appointment and Credentialing Policy
PDF icon Renal Health Services Plan 2010-2015
PDF icon Child Protection Policy – Fact Sheet 1 Information Sharing
PDF icon Reconciliation Action Plan 2012-2015
PDF icon Primary Health Care Strategy 2011-2014
PDF icon Child Protection Policy – Fact Sheet 2 Prenatal Reporting, Prenatal Information Sharing, Pre Birth Alerts
PDF icon Pressure Injury Prevention and Management
PDF icon Child Protection Policy – Fact Sheet 3 Making a Child Protection Report to CPS
File Pressure Injury Prevention and Management
PDF icon Physical Activity Strategic Framework 2012-2015
PDF icon Palliative Care Services Plan 2013-2017
Microsoft Office document icon Child Protection Policy
PDF icon Opioid Maintenance Treatment Guidelines
File Nursing and Midwifery Re-entry Program Policy
PDF icon Nurse Practitioner Positions - Establishment and Implementation SOP
Microsoft Office document icon Child Protection Practice Paper
PDF icon Chronic Conditions Strategy 2013 - 2018
File Conflict of Interest Policy
PDF icon Multicultural Co-ordinating Framework - Towards Culturally Appropriate and Inclusive Services 2014-2018
File Consent and Treatment Policy
File Consent and Treatment SOP
File Consent Capacity and Substitute Decision Maker SOP
File Consent For a Child or Young Person SOP
File Consumer and Carer Participation Framework
PDF icon Learning and Development Framework
File Introduction of New Health Technology Policy
File Consumer, Carer and Community Representative Reimbursement Policy
Microsoft Office document icon Interprofessional Learning Education and Practice Policy
PDF icon Corporate Plan 2012-2017
PDF icon Intensive Care Pandemic (influenza Pandemic) Guideline
Microsoft Office document icon Dangerous Substances Management Policy
File Incident Management SOP
PDF icon Data Quality Framework
File Incident Management Policy
Microsoft Office document icon Data Quality Policy
PDF icon Drug Policies and Services Framework for the AMC 2013-2015
PDF icon Immunisation Strategy 2012-2016
Microsoft Office document icon Electrical Safety Policy
File Employee Assistance Program Policy
Microsoft Office document icon Employment of Overseas Qualified Nurses Policy
File Food and Nutrition Strategic Framework 2012 - 2018
File General Practitioner Reimbursement Policy
Microsoft Office document icon Healthy Food and Drink Choices Policy
PDF icon Local Hospital Network Service Level Agreement 2014-2015
PDF icon Local Hospital Network Service Level Agreement 2015-2016
Microsoft Office document icon Quality and Clinical Governance Framework 2015 – 2018
File Lymphoedema Services Background Paper and Implementation Plan 2015 - 2018.docx
Microsoft Office document icon Lymphoedema Services Plan 2015-2018.doc
File Language Services Interpreters Procedure.docx
File Language Services Policy.docx
PDF icon PAC Chair Endorsement - 11 November 15.pdf
File Registation - Interpreter Procedure.docx
File Registation - Language Services Policy.docx
PDF icon Essential Education Guideline.pdf
PDF icon Essential Education Policy.pdf
PDF icon Management of People with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Who Place Others at Risk
Microsoft Office document icon Multiple Chemical Sensitivities (MCS) - Care of Patients
PDF icon Standards of Practice for Allied Health Professionals ACT
PDF icon Hepatitis B Hepatitis C HIV and Sexually Transmissible Infections ACT Statement of Priorities 2016-2020.pdf
PDF icon Disability Employment Action Plan 2015-18.pdf
PDF icon ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Agreement 2015-18
PDF icon Local Hospital Network Service Level Agreement 2016-17