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Respected Professor appointed to Centre for Mental Health Service Innovation
Tasmania welcomes respected Professor of Psychiatry to the Centre for Mental Health Service Innovation.
Have your say on suicide prevention in Tasmania
Be part of the solution to help reduce the impact of suicide and suicidal distress on our community.
Primary Care Support Initiative – Grant Round 3 - extended
Applications have been extended and will close Wednesday, 28 September 2022.
Public Holiday Arrangements
Learn more about public holiday arrangements from the Department of Health (Tasmania).
Communique from the Co-Chairs of the Governance Advisory Panel - 6 September 2022
The Child Safe Governance Review Governance Advisory Panel met for the second time in Launceston on Tuesday, 6 September 2022.
Launceston Community Forums
Read about community forums for those in the Northern Tasmanian community affected by the Commission of Inquiry into the Tasmanian Government’s Responses to Child Sexual Abuse in Institutional Settings (CoI) in relation to the Launceston General Hospital.
Round 2 Hospital Avoidance Co-Investment Scheme
Round 2 of grants for up to $200,000 to match private sector investment on a dollar-for-dollar basis to support capital upgrades announced.
Communique from the Co-Chairs of the Governance Advisory Panel - 23 August 2022
The Child Safe Governance Review Governance Advisory Panel met for the first meeting in Launceston on Tuesday, 23 August 2022.
Partnering for innovation in mental health
Tasmanian Minister for Health announces a new partnership between the Department of Health and the University of Tasmania to create a Centre for Mental Health Service Innovation.
Interactive youth postcard
Learn more about the Tasmanian Suicide Prevention Strategy project from the Department of Health (Tasmania)
Ambulance Tasmania launches Culture Improvement Action Plan
Ambulance Tasmania are proud to launch our new Culture Improvement Action Plan – an immediate and long-term commitment to build safe, supportive work environments of professionalism, dignity and, and respect.
Child Safe Governance Review
The Secretary, Department of Health will lead a Child Safe Governance Review
Safeguarding children and young people across our health services
The Tasmanian Department of Health is introducing important new plans to further enhance child safeguarding practices across Tasmanian health services.
LGBTIQ+ inclusive healthcare learning resources
LGBTIQ+ Inclusive Healthcare – learning resources were developed for Tasmanian health sector staff.
Specialist Palliative Care Memorial Service
We warmly invite you and your family to attend our Specialist Palliative Care Memorial Service to remember those we have recently lost.
Tasmanian Bilateral Agreement for Mental Health and Suicide Prevention
A media release from The Hon Jeremy Rockliff MP, Premier, Minister for Mental Health and Wellbeing
Easter 2022 COPMM newsletter
Read the Easter 2022 edition of the Council of Obstetric and Paediatric Mortality and Morbidity (COPMM) newsletter.
Launceston General Hospital Implementation Program released
The Launceston General Hospital Precinct Masterplan - Implementation Program was released on 17 March 2022. The plan sets out a roadmap for the Precinct redevelopment.
Healthy Tasmania Five-Year Strategic Plan 2022–2026
Healthy Tasmania is the Government’s plan for preventive health in Tasmania. The Plan brings together communities, services and all levels of government to work in partnership for improved health and wellbeing.