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. 

29 Sep 2016

The recall of certain Woolworths, Coles and IGA bread products has been initiated by the supplier in concert with the retailers in NSW and ACT.

05 Aug 2016

The ACT Chief Health Officer has issued advice about a product recall on rockmelons, following possible links to a Salmonella outbreak.

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.