Links

Links

National

Communicable Diseases Network Australia

Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care communicable diseases topic links

Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care: Health Emergency Preparedness and Response

Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care: Australian Health Management Plan for Pandemic Influenza

RACGP Managing pandemic influenza in general practice and related resources (‘pandemic flu kit’)

RACGP Emergencies and pandemics

Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care: COVID-19 management guidelines for primary care providers

States and territories

Australian Capital Territory

Disease Surveillance Unit

Northern Territory

Public Health Unit disease control information

Public Health Unit disease control contacts

New South Wales

Infectious diseases information for GPs

Contact details for Public Health Units

Phone number for redirection to local public health unit: 1300 066 055

Blood and body fluid exposure hotline 1800 804 823

HIV Post Exposure Prophylaxis Hotline

Queensland

Contact information for public health units

South Australia

Notifiable disease reporting

Communicable Disease Control Branch: 1300 232 272

Tasmania

Diseases notifiable by medical practitioners

Communicable Diseases Prevention Unit: 1800 671 738

Victoria

Information on healthcare-associated infection prevention

Information on infectious diseases

Communicable diseases Section: 1300 651 160

Western Australia

Links for information for health professionals on communicable diseases

International

World Health Organisation