Latest News

07 Jul 2015

The multi-storey and National Capital Private Hospital (NCPH) car parks at Canberra Hospital will be closed between 10 and 13 July.

01 Jul 2015

Access to renal dialysis in the ACT is being increased by more than 50% and will include the first publicly provided nocturnal dialysis in Australia.

01 Jul 2015

Canberra women are being encouraged to maintain their participation in cervical and breast screening to ensure early detection.

23 Jun 2015

The ACT has exceeded the national growth rate of available hospital beds by 2.5 per cent in the past 4 years.

23 Jun 2015

ACT Health will conduct an independent review into specialist training programs for doctors at Canberra Hospital.

19 Jun 2015

The ACT Eden Monaro Cancer Support Group has been thanked for a $20,000 donation that will benefit patients in the oncology unit at Canberra Hospital.

19 Jun 2015

Construction has officially begun on the Canberra region’s first purpose-designed accommodation facility for people undergoing treatment for blood cancers.

18 Jun 2015

Increased access to primary healthcare made possible by ACT Government grants was highlighted at the official opening of an extension of the Wattle Street Medical Practice in O’Connor.

01 Jun 2015

Minister for Health Simon Corbell today thanked Dr Peggy Brown, outgoing Director-General of ACT Health for her decade of service to the people of the Canberra community.

26 May 2015

The ACT’s health sector is well prepared for winter, but all ACT residents should assist in minimising the impact of infectious disease over the winter months by being well prepared.