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
Living a Healthy Life with Long-Term Conditions Poster 2016.pdf 187.85 KB
Local Area Travel - placeholder.docx 93.83 KB
Low Dose Aspirin in Pregnancy.doc 1.37 MB
Lumbar Puncture - Assisting Guidelines - Adult Only.docx 1.32 MB
Maintenance Warfarin Dosing in Haemodialysis CHHS17 128.pdf 592.27 KB
Mallet Finger Injury.pdf 486.65 KB
Management of Anaphylaxis in Adults and Children.docx 2.62 MB
Management of People with Human Immunodeficieny Virus (HIV) Who Place Others at Risk.docx 65.87 KB
Management of Sexual Assault within Mental Health Justice Health and Alcohol and Drug Services.docx 1.32 MB
Managing Methadone Spillage.doc 86 KB
Managing Nicotine Dependence.docx 227.99 KB
Managing Pelvic Joint Pain and Laxity During Pregnancy.pdf 133.74 KB
Mannitol Challenge Test-Patient Information.pdf 450.57 KB
Maternal and Child Health Procedures in the ACT.docx 2.12 MB
Maternal and Child Health Services Guideline.docx 3.79 MB
Maternity Assessment Unit.doc 1.4 MB
Maternity Escalation Plan and Facilitation of Bypass.docx 1.33 MB
Meal Delivery Services at home.pdf 362.77 KB
Medical Imaging.docx 1.48 MB
Medical Management of Alcohol Withdrawal.docx 1.69 MB
Medication Handling Policy.docx 1.63 MB
Medicinal Leech Therapy Guidelines - Final.docx 1.83 MB
Mental Health Officer Handbook.docx 1.38 MB
Mental Health Officer Procedure.docx 1.33 MB
Methacholine Challenge Test-Patient Information.pdf 479.28 KB
Methadone Treatment and ECG Screening.pdf 430.19 KB
Metoclopramide CHHS16 088 Medication Standing Order.pdf 272.8 KB
Metoclopramide IM CHHS17 068 Medication Standing Order.pdf 279.74 KB
MHJHADS - Non-attendance at Appointments (also known as “Did Not Attend” or “DNA”).docx 1.32 MB
MHJHADS Administrative Response to Crisis in a Community Setting.docx 1.32 MB
MHJHADS Divisional Essential Education SOP.docx 1.33 MB
Midcall - Early Discharge Service.doc 1.41 MB
Mindfulness For Cancer Group Program Poster.pdf 337.49 KB
Mindfulness For Cancer Group Program.pdf 387.49 KB
MMR AMC Medication Standing Order CHHS16 074.pdf 271.22 KB
Mobilisation Of Patients With Lower Limb Injuries Or Post Lower Limb Surgery.doc 748.5 KB
Moist skin and your feet.pdf 478.91 KB
Molluscum contagiosum.pdf 262.25 KB
Morphine CHHS17 061 Medication Standing Order.pdf 293.67 KB
Morphine Medication Standing Order CHHS16 085.pdf 281.19 KB
MRI Preparation and Procedure (Neonates and infants).docx 1.32 MB
MRSA Methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus A guide for patients.pdf 207.48 KB
Multi-agency Response Guide (MHJHADS).docx 1.78 MB
Multicultural Co-ordinating Framework - Towards Culturally Appropriate and Inclusive Services 2014-2018.pdf 8.88 MB
Multiple Chemical Sensitivities Procedure.docx 1.47 MB
Muscle Length - Management in Adult Patients with Neurological Conditions.docx 1.32 MB
Mycoplasma Genitalium.pdf 263.18 KB
Myhealth Strategy and Action Plan 2016 -2018.pdf 470.4 KB
Nail Problems.pdf 1.17 MB