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18 Aug 2017

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.

16 Aug 2017

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.

26 Jun 2017

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.

21 Jun 2017

Data Linkage Study on the Risk of Mesothelioma and Other Cancers in Residents of Affected Residential Properties in the ACT released.

03 May 2017

ACT Health is alerting the community to the hazard alert and recall for Absorb Bioresorable Vascular Scaffold (BVS) System

27 Apr 2017

Canberra Hospital is performing scheduled electrical maintenance to Buildings 1 and 3 from 7.00pm Thursday 27 April to 3.00am Friday 28 April 2017.

11 Apr 2017

With the recent wet weather, Death Cap mushrooms have been found in several locations across Canberra.

04 Apr 2017

A recall of Organix Finger Foods Baby Biscuits 54g is being conducted. The products have been available for sale at Coles and Woolworths Nationally.

28 Feb 2017

Expressions of interest are welcome from subject matter and policy experts and community members.

24 Feb 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.