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 11.35 MB
ACT Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Agreement 2015-18.pdf 11.24 MB
Ventilation – Invasive and Non-Invasive (Neonates and Infants).docx 10.84 MB
Multicultural Co-ordinating Framework - Towards Culturally Appropriate and Inclusive Services 2014-2018.pdf 8.88 MB
Triaging of Outpatient Referrals for Consult with Ortho Specialists.docx 8.11 MB
Dental Health Program – Infection Prevention and Control.doc 7.04 MB
Venous and Arterial Access and Management in Neonatal Intensive Care.docx 6.99 MB
Putting on and removing your prosthetic leg.pdf 5.49 MB
Ebola virus disease (EVD) or Other Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers Operations Manual.docx 5.47 MB
Rehabilitation Services-Patient Information.pdf 5.44 MB
Chronic Disease Management Unit – Adult Home Telemonitoring Service.docx 5.42 MB
BreastScreen ACT Manual - Digital Image Management.doc 5.22 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
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
Essential Education Guideline.docx 4.2 MB
Spinal Injury Management of the Adult.docx 4.04 MB
Tracheostomy Management Adult Patients.docx 4.01 MB
Physiotherapy – Adult Patient with a Spinal Cord Injury.docx 3.89 MB
Maternal and Child Health Services Guideline.docx 3.79 MB
Integrated Multi-agencies for Parent and Children Together (IMPACT) Program Guidelines.doc 3.66 MB
Homebirth - Publicly Funded Trial Procedure.docx 3.65 MB
Arterial Line - Adults.docx 3.55 MB
Radiation Therapy - SXRT Operations Manual.docx 3.49 MB
Anticoagulation Management.docx 3.37 MB
Immunisation Service Delivery in Schools and Child Health Clinics.docx 3.33 MB
BreastScreen ACT Manual - Radiography.doc 3.22 MB
Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) Prevention.docx 3.12 MB
Occupational Assessment Screening and Vaccination.docx 3.03 MB
Patient Identification and Procedure Matching Procedure.docx 2.98 MB
Step Up Step Down Residential Programs Guideline.docx 2.95 MB
Identification, Mitigation and Management of Aggression and Violence for MHJHADS.docx 2.92 MB
Restraint of a Person - Adults Only.doc 2.92 MB
Ebola virus disease (EVD) or Other Viral Haemorrhagic Fevers (VHF) Clinical Procedure.docx 2.86 MB
Perinatal Emotional Wellbeing.docx 2.85 MB
Open Disclosure.docx 2.84 MB
Neonatal Neurology.docx 2.8 MB
NDIS - Supporting People to Connect to the Scheme (MHJHADS).docx 2.75 MB
Physiotherapy – Respiratory Management.docx 2.74 MB
Healthcare Associated Infections.docx 2.73 MB
Use of the L-Dex U400 Bioelectrical Impedance Spectroscopy (BIS) Device.docx 2.71 MB
Endorsed Private Midwives.docx 2.64 MB
Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) - Adults and Children over 12 years of age.docx 2.63 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 2.52 MB
Fresh Blood Product Administration.docx 2.51 MB
Bone Marrow Biopsy (Adults Only).doc 2.34 MB