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. 

Document Sizesort ascending
Radiation Therapy - Treatment Planning Operations Manual.docx 11.77 MB
ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Agreement 2015-18.pdf 11.24 MB
Multicultural Co-ordinating Framework - Towards Culturally Appropriate and Inclusive Services 2014-2018.pdf 8.88 MB
Dental Health Program – Infection Prevention and Control.doc 7.05 MB
Radiation Therapy - SRS Cranial Operations Manual.docx 6.8 MB
Radiation Therapy - External Beam Operations Manual.docx 6.04 MB
Ebola virus disease (EVD) or Other Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers Operations Manual.docx 5.49 MB
Putting on and removing your prosthetic leg.pdf 5.49 MB
BreastScreen ACT Manual - Digital Image Management.doc 5.23 MB
BreastScreen ACT Manual - Radiography Appendix 11 3 BIS Hints Tips for Radiographers 2017 V2.doc 4.88 MB
BreastScreen ACT Manual - Administration Services.pdf 4.71 MB
ACT Health Medicare Number and Funding Source and Collection Procedures.doc 4.71 MB
BreastScreen ACT Manual - Clinical Services.doc 4.58 MB
Pressure Injury Prevention and Management.docx 4.37 MB
Blood Borne Virus - Occupational Risk Exposure Management Attachment.pdf 4.36 MB
NDIS - Supporting People to Connect to the Scheme (MHJHADS).docx 4.22 MB
Physiotherapy – Adult Patient with a Spinal Cord Injury.docx 4.08 MB
Homebirth - Publicly Funded Trial Procedure.docx 3.92 MB
Respect at Work – Resolving Workplace Issues Overview Attachment.pdf 3.78 MB
Integrated Multi-agencies for Parent and Children Together (IMPACT) Program Guidelines.doc 3.66 MB
Arterial Line - Adults.docx 3.63 MB
Radiation Therapy - SXRT Operations Manual.docx 3.58 MB
Immunisation Service Delivery in Schools and Child Health Clinics.docx 3.46 MB
Anticoagulation Management.docx 3.37 MB
Patient Identification and Procedure Matching Procedure.docx 3.24 MB
BreastScreen ACT Manual - Radiography.doc 3.22 MB
Chemotherapy Care of the Adult Patient eviQ.docx 3.14 MB
Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Prevention.docx 3.12 MB
Occupational Assessment Screening and Vaccination.docx 3.02 MB
Identification, Mitigation and Management of Aggression and Violence for MHJHADS.docx 2.93 MB
Restraint of a Person - Adults Only.doc 2.92 MB
Ebola virus disease (EVD) or Other Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers (VHF) Clinical Procedure.docx 2.89 MB
Perinatal Emotional Wellbeing.docx 2.86 MB
Open Disclosure.docx 2.83 MB
Use of the L-Dex U400 Bioelectrical Impedance Spectroscopy (BIS) Device.docx 2.82 MB
Neonatal Neurology.docx 2.8 MB
Healthcare Associated Infections.docx 2.79 MB
Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) - Adults and Children over 12 years of age.docx 2.65 MB
Endorsed Private Midwives.docx 2.64 MB
Management of Anaphylaxis in Adults and Children.docx 2.62 MB
Staying Active Upright and Independent - a guide for healthy ageing in the ACT.pdf 2.6 MB
Community Based Clinical Records.docx 2.53 MB
Fresh Blood Product Administration.docx 2.5 MB
Radiation Therapy - CT Operations Manual.docx 2.4 MB
Visiting Hours Guidelines for Patients.pdf 2.29 MB
Urology – Catheter Insertion and Management, Bladder Irrigation, Nephrectomy and Trans Urethral Prostatectomy (TURP).docx 2.28 MB
Influenza and Respiratory Illness Management.docx 2.27 MB
Essential Education Guideline Oct 2016.pdf 2.27 MB
Interventional Radiology Guideline.docx 2.27 MB
Risk Management Guidelines.docx 2.26 MB