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
Recruitment Policy.docx 67.14 KB
Recruitment Procedure.docx 1.85 MB
Reducing Perineal Injury during Childbirth-Massage handout.pdf 433.91 KB
Rehabilitation at Home Eligibility and Prioritisation.docx 1.33 MB
Rehabilitation Independent Living Unit.docx 1.32 MB
Replacement of Permanent Pacemaker of Defibrillator Generator.pdf 349.25 KB
Residential Aged Care Facility Placement Operational Procedure.docx 1.36 MB
Residential Aged Care Liaison Nurse RACLN.pdf 225.46 KB
Respect at Work – Resolving Workplace Issues Overview Attachment.pdf 3.78 MB
Respect at Work – Resolving Workplace Issues.docx 697.58 KB
Respiratory Function Tests-Patient Information.pdf 440.82 KB
Responding to Consumer Use of Alcohol and or Other Drugs (AOD).docx 1.34 MB
Restraint of a Person - Adults Only.doc 2.92 MB
Retinopathy of Prematurity Screening and Treatment.docx 1.49 MB
Rheumatology flyer.pdf 142.77 KB
Risk Management Framework.doc 1.29 MB
Risk Management Guidelines.docx 2.26 MB
Risk Management Policy.docx 742.82 KB
Role of the Registered Midwife in Maternal and Child Health (MACH) Services.doc 1.37 MB
Role of the Support Person in Labour and Birth.docx 1.31 MB
Rotary Oceanic Medical Aid for Children (ROMAC).docx 1.31 MB
Safe Sleeping Guidelines - Neonates and Infants up to 12 months of age.doc 1.43 MB
Seasonal Influenza Vaccine CHHS17 059 Medication Standing Order.pdf 290.76 KB
Seclusion of Persons with Mental Illness or Mental Disorder Detained under the Mental Health Act 2015.docx 1.33 MB
Second Job Policy.docx 694.89 KB
Second Job Procedure.docx 695.5 KB
Second Opinion Reviews in Mental Health Services.docx 1.32 MB
Self Catheterisation for men.pdf 415.27 KB
Self catheterisation for women.pdf 413.23 KB
Self Medication Program - Justice Health Service.docx 1.33 MB
Self-care after removal of staples and stitches.docx 393.63 KB
Skin Allergy test-Patient Information.pdf 427.97 KB
Snoring and Your Child final-review.doc 1.05 MB
Social work Psychology Postcard 1606 HR.pdf 1.77 MB
Soft Tissue Injuries – referral process for adult patients who present to the Emergency Department (ED).docx 1.32 MB
Specialist to Senior Specialist Selection Process.docx 70.92 KB
Splenectomy.docx 39.56 KB
Splint Instructions.pdf 286.46 KB
Standards of Practice for ACT Health Allied Health Professionals.pdf 619.01 KB
Staying Active Upright and Independent - a guide for healthy ageing in the ACT.pdf 2.6 MB
STEP AHEAD Program - Antenatal care of young women requiring additional support.docx 1.32 MB
Stoma Management – Adults, Adolescents, Children, Infants and Neonates.docx 169.03 KB
Storage of Skull Flaps.docx 1.32 MB
Strength Exercises - Weights.pdf 392.02 KB
Strength Exercises-Theraputty.pdf 393.75 KB
Subcutaneous Medication Management in the Care of the Palliative Patient – Adults Only.doc 1.47 MB
Supporting new staff in MHJHADS.doc 1.37 MB
Surgical Safety Checklist Policy.docx 1.44 MB
Syphilis.pdf 292.67 KB
Therapeutic Venesection (Adults Only).docx 1.33 MB