Policy and Plans

The Policy and Plans Register is a library of ACT Health's clinical and operational policy documents. Policy documents include strategies, frameworks, plans, policies, procedures and guidelines.

Alternative formats

If you require a policy, plan, strategy or guideline in a format unavailable through this website, please email: HealthACT@act.gov.au

NOTE: Documents available on the ACT Health website reflect current policy settings of government.  Dates listed on some strategic documentation provide insight into the planning horizon considered when drafting the document, not the currency of the information contained within that document. 

Documentsort descending Size
Data Dictionary - METeOR.docx 684.72 KB
Day Admission for MRI of the Brain or Other Investigation.pdf 278.53 KB
Day of Surgery Hospital Initiated Postponement and Rescheduling of Surgery on the Elective Waiting List.docx 1.32 MB
Delirium.pdf 127.18 KB
Dental Health Program – Infection Prevention and Control.doc 7.04 MB
Department of Neonatology - Developmental Care.doc 1.39 MB
Department of Neonatology - Neonatal abstinence syndrome-.docx 1.32 MB
Department of Neonatology - Positioning of the Infant in the CNC.doc 1.51 MB
Department of Neonatology - Webcam.doc 1.39 MB
Department of Respiratory and Sleep Medicine Nurse Initiated X-Ray.docx 1.31 MB
DeQuervain's Tendonitis during and after pregnancy.pdf 232.78 KB
Determination of Fees Compensable.pdf 395.86 KB
Determination of Fees Non Eligible.pdf 411.91 KB
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip.docx 2.2 MB
Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip.pdf 472.2 KB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DHMU) - Prohibited and Restricted Items and Items Requiring Approval.docx 1.34 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Clinical Risk Assessment and Management - Agression and Violence.docx 1.47 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Clinical Risk Assessment and Management – Manual for Mental Health Clinicians.docx 1.31 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Consumer Observation.docx 1.33 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Consumers Money.docx 1.32 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Control of Tools, Equipment and Materials Procedure Final.docx 1.32 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Gender Sensitive Practice.docx 1.34 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Preventing, Identifying and Managing Gambling Behaviour.docx 1.32 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Provision Hairdressing Services.docx 1.32 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Safety and Security during Meal Times.docx 1.32 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Use of Force Policy.docx 1.49 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Use of Razors.docx 1.32 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Valuables, Property and Access to Mail.docx 1.33 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) - Visitors.docx 1.34 MB
Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU) – Use of Therapy Spaces.docx 1.33 MB
Diabetes Management Including Hypoglycaemia, IV Insulin Infusions and Insulin Pumps (Adults only).docx 1.39 MB
Diabetes Screening in Pregnancy.pdf 437.92 KB
Dialysate Bicarbonate CHHS17 131 MSO.pdf 521.78 KB
Dialysate Calcium CHHS17 132 MSO.pdf 441.77 KB
Dialysate Flow CHHS17 129 MSO.pdf 513.59 KB
Dialysate Sodium CHHS17 133 MSO.pdf 512.36 KB
Dialysate Temperature CHHS17 130 MSO.pdf 434.74 KB
Dialysis in Hospital.pdf 244.92 KB
Diplomatic agents and interaction between the Mental Health Act 2015 and the Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations.docx 1.32 MB
Director-General Financial Instructions - Summary.doc 738.5 KB
Disability Employment Action Plan 2015-18.pdf 1.09 MB
Disaster Recovery - Coordination of Psychosocial Response MHJHADS.docx 1.33 MB
Discharge Liaison Nurse - Patient Information.pdf 301.19 KB
Discharge Liaison Nurse Guidelines.docx 1.5 MB
Discharge Summary Completion.docx 1.49 MB
Drain Management Procedure.docx 1.68 MB
Dry Skin on your Feet.pdf 207.31 KB
Dysphagia - Management in Adults and Children (Speech Pathology).docx 1.35 MB
Early Childhood Counselling Service.pdf 303.38 KB
Early Diagnosis of Hearing Loss - Next Steps for Your Baby.pdf 103.83 KB