This financial year the ACT is investing 9% of its record $1.5 billion health budget on mental health. According to Australians for Mental Health just 7% of health spending nationally is on mental health.
Initial results from a study by ANU researchers into the health risks associated with living in a home insulated with “Mr Fluffy” loose-fill asbestos has found cases are still extremely rare.
Have you seen the latest Issue of the ACT Population Health Bulletin? It’s all about the importance of good nutrition for population health.
Canberrans accessing outpatient services at Canberra Hospital will soon receive care in a new, purpose-built $16 million facility.
The ACT Government will progress legislative changes to protect “Good Samaritans” who administer Naloxone in life-saving situations.
The staff and volunteers who make the Canberra Region Cancer Centre operate were thanked today for their contribution at a celebration for the facility’s first birthday.
ACT Health has launched a primary health network to improve care across the ACT’s health system for patients requiring care from multiple providers, or at risk of poor health outcomes.
Families or carers of Canberra Hospital emergency patients can access free emergency accommodation thanks to a partnership between East Hotel at Kingston and the Canberra Hospital Foundation.
National Capital Private Hospital car park closure, commencing 4pm Friday, 21 August to 5pm Sunday, 23 August.
The first modules have been craned into place at Canberra Hospital as part of the $23 million Emergency Department expansion underway on the hospital campus.