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Share a meal for mental health
In this blog, we discuss the importance of sharing a meal and how food can help to bring people together.
Alcohol consumption guidelines for older people
In this blog, we look at the alcohol consumption recommendations relevant to older people.
Celebrating the older people in our lives this Senior's Week
We asked people in our office to share something special about an older person in their life. In this blog, we’ve shared some of our favourite stories.
Gardening for good health: it's time to get your dose
In this blog, we give some suggestions on making the most of your outdoor time.
New resource: Exercise for Older Adults
In this blog we look at the benefits of physical activity for older adults and available resources.
TAZREACH Newsletter - March, 2021
March 2021 newsletter from TAZREACH at the Department of Health (Tasmania).
Derwent Estuary fish limits
A health alert for Derwent Estuary fish limits and your health from the Department of Health (Tasmania).
Ambulance Tasmania Pager Messages
Ambulance Tasmania is committed to the privacy and confidentiality of its patients and is continuing to work on improving its systems to ensure that information about people who need our services is protected.
Tasmanian Government Response to the Final Report of the Independent Review of the Response to the North West Tasmania COVID-19 Outbreak – DoH Implementation Plan
Read the Department's response to the independent report on the COVID-19 outbreak in the North West.
It’s barbeque season!
In this blog, we identify some needs more specific to older people and provide tips to ensure they can safely enjoy barbeque food.
Staying heat safe this summer
Older people are at higher risk of becoming unwell in hot weather. There are some small actions that can be taken to help stay safe.
December 2020 COPMM newsletter
Read the Christmas 2020 edition of the Council of Obstetric and Paediatric Mortality and Morbidity (COPMM) newsletter.
Wound management - a holistic approach
Read more about how the East Tamar Community Nurses worked with their client on his wound.
Pharmaceutical Services Branch Newsletter - December 2020
Read about the move to electronically transmitted prescriptions, Poisons List amendments and more in the December 2020 Pharmaceutical Services Branch newsletter.
Live well, live long - pathways to change
Live Well, Live Long is a 12 week program that runs three times per year at the Clarence Integrated Care Centre and Glenorchy Health Centre.
April 2020 COPMM newsletter
Read the Easter 2020 edition of the Council of Obstetric and Paediatric Mortality and Morbidity (COPMM) newsletter.
Pharmaceutical Services Branch Newsletter - March 2020
Read about the impacts of COVID-19, Poisons List amendments and more in the March 2020 Pharmaceutical Services Branch newsletter.
Pharmaceutical Services Branch Newsletter - December 2019
Read about Tasmanian Opioid Pharmacotherapy Program requirements, electronic transmission of prescriptions and more in the December 2019 Pharmaceutical Services Branch newsletter.
Bushfire Smoke and Your Health
A health alert for bushfire smoke and your health from the Department of Health (Tasmania).