Latest News

01 Feb 2017

Stay safe and comfortable during this summer’s hot weather by taking some simple precautions.

27 Jan 2017

The fountain and plant box in the middle of the Canberra Hospital main foyer is being removed to allow for the upgrade and replacement of the Building 2 main electrical switchboard.

20 Dec 2016

Expressions of interest are being sought from suitably qualified experts for the ACT Medicinal Cannabis Medical Advisory Panel.

15 Dec 2016

ACT Health is alerting the community to an issue involving a specific brand of heater-cooler unit commonly used worldwide in open-heart surgery

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.

18 Jul 2016

Trial of publicly funded homebirth in the ACT to commence in October 2016.

11 Mar 2016

ACT Health has today been notified of several cases of food poisoning possibly linked to a market stall at the 2016 Enlighten Night Noodle Markets.