Latest infection control News

Building Ministers’ Meeting: Communiqué November 2021
New Report highlights improved general vaccination rates amongst healthcare workers
Covid Vaccination information and resources for GPs 25 November
Hospitality training to get Aboriginal women prisoners job ready
Covid Vaccination information and resources for GPs 18 November
Tenders Released to Boost Gold Standard Quarantine Facility
CURRENT AS AT 11 NOVEMBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
New Aged Care Visitor Access Code released for public consultation to balance COVID safety with dignity and respect
COTA calls for an ‘Essential Visitor’ system in aged care after fresh reports of damaging impacts on residents due to extended
CURRENT AS AT 7 NOVEMBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
$1.5M funding for cancer and pandemic projects
CURRENT AS AT 2 NOVEMBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
CURRENT AS AT 30 OCTOBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
CURRENT AS AT 29 OCTOBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
UPDATE 27 OCTOBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
UPDATE 26 OCTOBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
UPDATE 22 OCTOBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
UPDATE 19 OCTOBER: Statement on positive Covid cases at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention
Detainees at Melbourne Alternative Place of Detention test positive to Covid
New Hendra virus genotype discovered
Covid Vaccination information and resources for GPs 14 October
Regional quarantine facility well under way at Wellcamp
Updated advice on requirements for workers in health care settings who are exposed to Covid
Strengthening Our Regional Health Services
Catholic aged care operators step up to Mark on COVID vaccinations
Global medical technology leader announces Queensland R&D Lab
Partnership ignites new medical R&D Lab
Victorian nurses should be given bonuses to recognise COVID work
Australian Health Protection Principal Committee statement on visitation in residential aged care facilities
New resources to keep hospitality workers safe
Chief Nursing and Midwifery Officer Professor Alison McMillan’s opinion piece on aged care workforce vaccination
Catholic aged care operators step up to Mark on vaccination targets
ACT Budget: Investing in ACT Ambulance Service
Release of draft Disability Royal Commission Report on disability vaccine rollout
AMA calls for urgent health system investment to prepare for living with COVID
More free training for critical skills through JobTrainer expansion