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 Size
Paediatrics - Acute Management of Sore Ear Clinical Practice Guideline.docx 1.31 MB
Paediatrics - Acute Management of Sore Throat Clinical Practice Guideline.docx 1.31 MB
Paediatrics - Clinical Guidelines for Dosing and Monitoring of Once Daily Gentamicin and Tobramycin in Paediatric Patients.docx 930.42 KB
Palliative Care Services Plan.pdf 436.43 KB
Paracetamol Overdose (Paediatrics).docx 1.32 MB
Paracetamol PO PR Medication Standing Order CHHS 16 020.pdf 249.33 KB
Parenting Enhancement Program.pdf 291.91 KB
Pasteurised Donor Breastmilk (PDBM) - Management and Administration.docx 1.33 MB
Patient Identification - Pathology Specimen Labelling.doc 816.5 KB
Patient Identification and Procedure Matching Policy.docx 1.46 MB
Patient Identification and Procedure Matching Procedure.docx 3.24 MB
Patient Information on Nebulised Pentamidine.pdf 328.18 KB
Pelvic Inflammatory Disease.pdf 260.35 KB
Pelvic Injury – Management of the Unstable Trauma Patient (16 years and over).docx 1.71 MB
Perinatal Emotional Wellbeing.docx 2.86 MB
Perineal Care Procedure.docx 1.34 MB
Photos Video and Audio Capture Storage Disposal and Use.docx 1.55 MB
Physiotherapy – Adult Patient with a Spinal Cord Injury.docx 4.08 MB
Physiotherapy - Ventilator Hyperinflation in Adult Mechanical Ventilated Patients.docx 1.33 MB
Physiotherapy Resource Useful Websites.pdf 423.98 KB
Physiotherapy use of Cough assist to enhance pulmonary secretion clearance.docx 1.65 MB
Piperacillin tazobactam CHHS16 087 Medication Standing Order.pdf 272.88 KB
Placenta Praevia and Abnormally Invasive Placenta (AIP).docx 1.33 MB
Point-of-care Testing (POCT) Policy.docx 1.32 MB
Point-of-care Testing (POCT) Procedure.docx 1.33 MB
Policy Management Policy.docx 723.08 KB
Policy Management Tier 1 Procedure.docx 708.47 KB
Pre-labour Rupture of Membranes (PROM) Management at Term.docx 1.33 MB
Prescribing and Administration of IV Amoxicillin-Clavulanic Acid (Amoxiclav Juno®).docx 1.32 MB
Pressure Injury Prevention and Management.docx 4.37 MB
Preterm Pre-labour Ruptured Membranes.docx 1.32 MB
Priority Groups for Admission to Opioid Maintenance Program.docx 1.31 MB
Procedural Sedation - ANZCA PS09.docx 1.31 MB
prolonged pregnancy.docx 1.33 MB
Propranolol for the Treatment of Infant Haemangiomas.docx 1.33 MB
Prostatectomy education sessions.pdf 265.31 KB
Public Health Officers responding to notifications of sexually transmissible infections in children and young people.docx 736.83 KB
Public Interest Disclosure Guidelines.docx 93.39 KB
Putting on and removing your prosthetic leg.pdf 5.49 MB
Quality and Clinical Governance Framework 2015 - 2018.doc 1.57 MB
Radiation Management Policy.doc 788 KB
Radiation Therapy - CT Operations Manual.docx 2.4 MB
Radiation Therapy - External Beam Operations Manual.docx 6.04 MB
Radiation Therapy - SRS Cranial Operations Manual.docx 6.8 MB
Radiation Therapy - SXRT Operations Manual.docx 3.58 MB
Radiation Therapy - Treatment Planning Operations Manual.docx 11.77 MB
Rapid Assessment Unit Flyer.pdf 223.71 KB
Recombinant Factor IX Benefix Medication Standing Order CHHS16 151.pdf 296.39 KB
Recombinant Factor VIII Medication Standing Order CHHS16 152.pdf 284.83 KB
Recruitment of Senior Medical and Dental Practitioners.docx 132.17 KB