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
Skin Allergy test-Patient Information.pdf 427.97 KB
Skin care Regime for Radiation Oncology Patients.docx 1.97 MB
Smoke Free Environment.docx 71.61 KB
Snoring and Your Child.pdf 317.88 KB
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
Specialised Wheelchair and Posture Seating (SWAPS) Clinical Services.docx 1.35 MB
Specialist to Senior Specialist Selection Process.docx 70.95 KB
Spinal Injury Management of the Adult.docx 4.04 MB
Splenectomy.pdf 458.73 KB
Splint Instructions.pdf 286.46 KB
ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction Pathway.doc 1.58 MB
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 1.31 MB
Step Up Step Down Residential Programs Guideline.docx 2.95 MB
Stoma Management – Adults, Adolescents, Children, Infants and Neonates.docx 169.05 KB
Storage of Skull Flaps.docx 1.32 MB
Strategic Asset Management Policy For Major Equipment.pdf 157.29 KB
Strength Exercises - Weights.pdf 392.02 KB
Strength Exercises-Theraputty.pdf 393.75 KB
Subcutaneous and sublingual immunotherapy in adults and children.docx 1.43 MB
Subcutaneous Fluid Replacement in the Elderly (Hypodermoclysis).docx 1.34 MB
Subcutaneous Medication Management in the Care of the Palliative Patient – Adults Only.doc 1.47 MB
Support Services following a Death.pdf 661.29 KB
Supporting new staff in MHJHADS.doc 1.37 MB
Surgical Safety Checklist Policy.docx 1.44 MB
Syphilis.pdf 292.67 KB
Taking Care of Your Back.pdf 134.67 KB
The Pelvic Floor.pdf 273.82 KB
The Use of TENS in Labour.pdf 222.79 KB
Therapeutic Venesection (Adults Only).docx 1.32 MB
Things to remember while having radiotherapy.pdf 295.83 KB
Thumb Mobilisation.pdf 66.08 KB
Tinea.pdf 479.28 KB
Today you are having a Venesection.pdf 973.09 KB
Tongue Tie - Assessment Management and Division.docx 2.05 MB
Tracheostomy Care and Management – infants, children and adolescents.docx 1.31 MB
Tracheostomy Management Adult Patients.docx 4.01 MB
Traction - Application And Management.doc 741.5 KB
Traction - Pin Site Care And Management Following Application Of External Fixation, Ilizarov Fixator And Skeletal Pins Used.doc 765.5 KB
Training Education Study Assistance SOP.docx 1016.04 KB
Transfer for Emergency Physical Care - Alexander Maconochie Centre (AMC) and Dhulwa Mental Health Unit (DMHU).docx 1.32 MB
Transfer of Clinical Care between Adult Mental Health Inpatient Units and the Alcohol and Drug Services Withdrawal Unit.docx 1.38 MB
Transillumination and Chest Drain Management (Neonates).docx 1.42 MB
Transition to Practice (TTPP) for Enrolled Nurses and Registered Nurses.docx 923.74 KB
Transitional Therapy and Care Program - Eligibility, Referral and Admission.docx 1.35 MB
Transoesophageal Echocardiogram – Nursing Management (Adults Only).docx 2.01 MB
Transport Services for Canberra Hospital Patients.pdf 727.68 KB
Trauma Team Activiation.docx 1.32 MB