Capital Health Network

Capital Health Network

New Mobile Clinic Taking Health Care to the Streets

Date: November 18, 2020

Canberrans in need will soon be able to have a potentially life-saving ‘chat with pat’ following the launch today of a new mobile health clinic which will provide medical and counselling services to Canberrans living in public housing or experiencing homelessness

Second headspace centre to provide mental health support to young Canberrans

Date: October 15, 2020

A second headspace centre will open in the ACT to provide additional much-needed mental health support to young people aged 12-25 years

GPs and Pharmacists working together to support the rollout of electronic prescriptions in the ACT

Date: October 12, 2020

Pharmacists and doctors across the ACT are working together to ensure the introduction of electronic prescribing provides maximum benefits to patients across the Territory.

Statement of Concern – Proposed New ACT WICs

Date: September 23, 2020

Last week’s announcement that a re elected ACT Labor Government would establish a further 5 Walk-in Centres (WIC) and that the first of those would be co-located with the existing National Health Co-operative in Coombs has caused our organisations considerable concern, due to the lack of an open, public and competitive tender process to determine the location.

New Plan to improve regional planning and integration of mental health services

Date: August 31, 2020

The ACT Government and Capital Health Network will today launch the region’s five-year Mental Health and Suicide Prevention Plan which aims to improve the integration of services and promote collaboration on service planning across the region.