Latest Department of Health News

Stay Covid safe!
Chronic Kidney Disease
Cutting costs of incontinence
Coronavirus update for Victoria 12 August
Commonwealth Games Team Inspires Australia to Victoria 2026
We need to talk about monkeypox without shame and blame
Lessons from pandemics past: Covid won’t be last
Coronavirus update for Victoria 10 August
Enviro Tech Holdings and company officers ordered by Federal Court to pay $96,000 for unlawful importation of surgical face masks
Failed COVIDSafe app deleted
Savanna burning under Australia’s carbon credit scheme is harming human health
Coronavirus update for Victoria 9 August
New era for ambulance services to deliver contemporary care
Monkeypox Vaccines Arrive In Victoria
Coronavirus update for Victoria 8 August
More than 15,000 nicotine vapes seized in compliance crackdown
Coronavirus update for Victoria 5 August
Expansion of quality indicators in aged care
Announcement of new Secretary of Department of Industry, Science and Resources
ATAGI update following weekly Covid meeting 4 August
Australia secures new third-generation monkeypox virus vaccine
New AMA President and Vice President + Conference Roundup
New Executive Director for WA Health Translation Network
How do epidurals work? And why is there a global shortage of them?
Graduate Development Program: Applications now open
Coronavirus update for Victoria 3 August
ATAGI recommendations on Covid vaccine use in children aged 6 months
Covid vaccination for children aged 6 months to under 5 years
Corner shop tobacco sales halved in three years
New Covid safe behaviours campaign
Coronavirus update for Victoria 2 August
New Campaign to encourage good COVID safe behaviour
Consumer priorities for Medical Research Future Fund
Women are turning tide on climate policy worldwide, and may launch a new era for Australia
Murray Valley encephalitis warning for Kimberley region
Coronavirus update for Victoria 1 August
Suicide prevention for boys and men
PBS Listings will help people with spinal muscular atrophy, schizophrenia and multiple sclerosis
Congratulations to GISRS from US
Guideline for pharmacists supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples launched at PSA22
ATAGI update following weekly Covid meeting 29 July
Coronavirus update for Victoria 29 July
First meeting of Strengthening Medicare Taskforce
Game on for Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Games
Second Reading: Aged Care Amendment Bill 2022
Aged Care and other Legislation Amendment Bill 2022
Top 3 questions – National Study of Mental Health and Wellbeing with Dr Ruth Vine
Getting In-Home Care back on track