There is an outbreak of hepatitis A in men who have sex with men (MSM) affecting multiple Australian jurisdictions; including NSW, Victoria, South Australia and Queensland.
Medical Practitioners are asked to be alert for cases of measles in the ACT following notification of a measles case in Canberra on 22 October 2017. The case is likely to have acquired the infection during an overseas trip...
Following an increase in influenza activity, the ACT Chief Health Officer Dr Paul Kelly has written to GPs with a reminder to consider appropriate management of patients presenting with an influenza-like illness. See the letter under 'Related Documents' on this page.
Please find a letter to GPs from the ACT Chief Health Officer on this page under 'Related Documents'.
Zika virus disease and mosquito-borne illness in returned travellers - please see letter from ACT Chief Health Officer (1 Feb. 2016) under 'Related Content' on this page.