Health Professionals

Welcome to health professionals. This section contains information for health professionals working in the ACT healthcare system.

Choose from general information for all health professionals; how to register as a health professional in the ACT; and information specific to each of the main health professions: Allied Health, Medical, and Nursing and Midwifery.

Feedback

We value feedback from external health care providers on the ACT Health Directorate services. If you would like to provide feedback to us please email: HealthACT@act.gov.au

General information

By profession

Allied Health

Medical

Nursing and Midwifery

Registration

Allied Health

National registration commenced on 1 July 2010.

For most health professions, if you require registration as a health practitioner please go to the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) website or contact AHPRA on 1300 419 495.

Medical

Nursing and Midwifery

Latest news

ACT Medicare Local

The ACT Division of General Practice has become the ACT Medicare Local, part of the Commonwealth Government’s primary health care reforms. Medicare Locals will take responsibility for the primary health care needs of each local community, and our goal is to improve services for the ACT community.