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Sexual Safety - Responsibilities and Minimum Requirements for Mental Health Services881517/07/2024 2:20:55 AMSexual Safety - Responsibilities and Minimum Requirements for Mental Health Services Summary The aim of this policy directive is to provide direction to NSW mental health services 384https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2013_0382013-11-11T13:00:00ZActive2013Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Mental HealthPolicy DirectiveSexual Safety - Responsibilities and Minimum Requirements for Mental Health Services
Needles/Syringes Distribution by Retail Pharmacies Involved in NSW Methadone Program172408/01/2018 1:30:01 AMObsolete Needles/Syringes Distribution by Retail Pharmacies Involved in NSW Methadone Program Summary Private pharmacies participating in the Methadone Program not to be 491https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ArchivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2005_0042005-01-24T13:00:00ZObsolete2005Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:PharmaceuticalGuidelineNeedles/Syringes Distribution by Retail Pharmacies Involved in NSW Methadone Program
Colour and Colour Consultants in Health Care Building Projects - Use of172462/05/2002 4:40:20 AMGuideline Department of Health, NSW 73 Miller Street North Sydney NSW 2060 Locked Mail Bag 961 North Sydney NSW 2059 Telephone (02) 9391 9000 Fax (02) 9391 9101 326https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ArchivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2005_0102005-01-24T13:00:00ZObsolete2005Corporate AdministrationCorporate Administration:Asset ManagementGuidelineColour and Colour Consultants in Health Care Building Projects - Use of
Consumer Participation in NSW Drug and Alcohol Services - Guide1725613/04/2015 8:40:20 AMGuideline Ministry of Health, NSW 73 Miller Street North Sydney NSW 2060 Locked Mail Bag 961 North Sydney NSW 2059 Telephone (02) 9391 9000 Fax (02) 9391 9101 234https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ArchivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2005_0752005-12-13T13:00:00ZRescinded2005Corporate Administration;Population Health;Personnel/WorkforceCorporate Administration:Governance;Population Health:Health Promotion;Personnel/Workforce:Conduct and ethicsGuidelineConsumer Participation in NSW Drug and Alcohol Services - Guide
Monitoring Compliance with the Sales to Minors Prohibition - Procedures Manual809723/01/2018 4:30:29 AMAuthorised Inspectors and/or Tobacco Compliance Officers in Public Health Units across NSW, assisted by other Area Health Service staff, undertake compliance activities in 420https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2010_0162010-12-19T13:00:00ZActive2010Population HealthPopulation Health:Environmental;Population Health:Health PromotionGuidelineMonitoring Compliance with the Sales to Minors Prohibition - Procedures Manual
Public Health Workforce Surge Guidelines816410/01/2024 11:03:31 PMGL2014_003 - State Preparedness and Response Branch Summary This guideline provides guidance and supporting tools for surging public health staff in response to health protection 293https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2014_0032014-02-05T13:00:00ZActive2014Population Health;Personnel/WorkforcePopulation Health:Disaster management;Personnel/Workforce:Workforce planningGuidelinePublic Health Workforce Surge Guidelines
Monitoring Clozapine-induced Myocarditis819117/10/2022 12:00:15 AMMonitoring Clozapine-induced Myocarditis Summary Various cardiac disorders have been associated with the use of clozapine, the most serious being myocarditis, cardiomyopathy and 637https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2022_0112022-10-16T13:00:00ZActive2022Clinical/Patient Services;Corporate AdministrationClinical/Patient Services:Medical Treatment;Clinical/Patient Services:Mental Health;Corporate Administration:GovernanceGuidelineMonitoring Clozapine-induced Myocarditis
Human Biosecurity Officer819428/06/2024 7:05:45 AMHuman Biosecurity Officer Summary This Guideline assists Human Biosecurity Officers to assess and manage the risk of listed human diseases posed by aircraft and maritime vessels 296https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2024_0062024-06-12T14:00:00ZActive2024Population HealthPopulation Health:Communicable DiseasesGuidelineHuman Biosecurity Officer
NSW Clinical Service Framework for Chronic Heart Failure 2016823426/04/2024 6:03:30 AMNSW Clinical Service Framework for Chronic Heart Failure 2016 Summary The NSW Clinical Service Framework for Chronic Heart Failure 2016 provides nine evidence-based standards to 317https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2017_0062017-04-23T14:00:00ZActive2017Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Medical Treatment;Clinical/Patient Services:Nursing and MidwiferyGuidelineNSW Clinical Service Framework for Chronic Heart Failure 2016
Public Health Considerations for Major Evacuation Centres826424/06/2024 5:41:42 AMPublic Health Considerations for Major Evacuation Centres Summary This Guideline is intended for health staff who are providing public health guidance for the planning, set up and 285https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2024_0042024-05-15T14:00:00ZActive2024Population HealthPopulation Health:Communicable Diseases;Population Health:Disaster management;Population Health:EnvironmentalGuidelinePublic Health Considerations for Major Evacuation Centres
NSW Health Influenza Pandemic Plan87586/12/2021 4:00:15 AMNSW Health Influenza Pandemic Plan Summary The NSW Health Influenza Pandemic Plan provides guidance on a range of strategic response activities for NSW Health staff and agencies 396https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2016_0162016-05-26T14:00:00ZActive2016Corporate Administration;Clinical/Patient Services;Population Health;Personnel/WorkforceCorporate Administration:Governance;Clinical/Patient Services:Infectious Diseases;Population Health:Communicable Diseases;Population Health:Disaster management;Personnel/Workforce:Workforce planningPolicy DirectiveNSW Health Influenza Pandemic Plan
Statewide Standing Orders for the Supply or Administration of Medication for Public Health Response876217/08/2016 2:29:33 AMPolicy Directive Ministry of Health, NSW 73 Miller Street North Sydney NSW 2060 Locked Mail Bag 961 North Sydney NSW 2059 Telephone (02) 9391 9000 Fax (02) 9391 9101 365https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2016_0352016-08-16T14:00:00ZActive2016Clinical/Patient Services;Population HealthClinical/Patient Services:Infectious Diseases;Clinical/Patient Services:Pharmaceutical;Population Health:Communicable DiseasesPolicy DirectiveStatewide Standing Orders for the Supply or Administration of Medication for Public Health Response
NSW Plan for Healthy Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities: 2019-2023 87735/05/2019 11:31:01 PMThe NSW Plan for Healthy Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities: 20192023 is the strategic statewide policy for meeting the health needs of culturally and 487https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2019_0182019-05-05T14:00:00ZActive2019Clinical/Patient Services;Population HealthClinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Clinical/Patient Services:Non-English speaking;Population Health:Health PromotionPolicy DirectiveNSW Plan for Healthy Culturally and Linguistically Diverse Communities: 2019-2023
Influenza Pandemic - Providing Critical Care88046/02/2018 12:41:26 AMPolicy Directive Ministry of Health, NSW 73 Miller Street North Sydney NSW 2060 Locked Mail Bag 961 North Sydney NSW 2059 Telephone (02) 9391 9000 Fax (02) 9391 9101 239https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2010_0282010-05-19T14:00:00ZActive2010Clinical/Patient Services;Population HealthClinical/Patient Services:Critical Care;Clinical/Patient Services:Incident Management;Population Health:Disaster management;Population Health:Infection ControlPolicy DirectiveInfluenza Pandemic - Providing Critical Care
Volunteers - Engaging, Supporting and Managing Volunteers880923/11/2020 11:30:18 PMVolunteers - Engaging, Supporting and Managing Volunteers Summary NSW Health Framework for Engaging, Supporting and Managing Volunteers policy directive has been produced to 195https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2011_0332011-06-02T14:00:00ZActive2011Corporate Administration;Clinical/Patient ServicesCorporate Administration:Governance;Corporate Administration:Information and Data;Clinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service DeliveryPolicy DirectiveVolunteers - Engaging, Supporting and Managing Volunteers
Assistive Technology 885018/08/2020 4:00:22 AMAssistive Technology Summary NSW Health provides assistive technology to support health needs. The Policy Directive outlines the governance framework and eligibility requirements 193https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2020_0262020-08-17T14:00:00ZActive2020Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Aids and Appliances;Clinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service DeliveryPolicy DirectiveAssistive Technology
Infection Prevention and Control in Healthcare Settings887415/09/2023 4:11:21 AMInfection Prevention and Control in Healthcare Settings Summary This Policy Directive outlines the mandatory infection prevention and control requirements for NSW Health 2681https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2023_0252023-09-14T14:00:00ZActive2023Clinical/Patient Services;Corporate Administration;Personnel/Workforce;Population HealthClinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Clinical/Patient Services:Infectious Diseases;Clinical/Patient Services:Medical Treatment;Clinical/Patient Services:Nursing and Midwifery;Corporate Administration:Governance;Personnel/Workforce:Occupational Health and Safety;Population Health:Communicable Diseases;Population Health:Infection ControlPolicy DirectiveInfection Prevention and Control in Healthcare Settings
Occupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination Against Specified Infectious Diseases888116/05/2024 4:15:34 AMOccupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination Against Specified Infectious Diseases Summary This Policy Directive provides a framework for the assessment, screening and 8201https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2024_0152024-05-15T14:00:00ZActive2024Personnel/Workforce;Population HealthPersonnel/Workforce:Employment Screening;Personnel/Workforce:Industrial and Employee Relations;Personnel/Workforce:Occupational Health and Safety;Population Health:Communicable Diseases;Population Health:Health Promotion;Population Health:Infection ControlPolicy DirectiveOccupational Assessment, Screening and Vaccination Against Specified Infectious Diseases
Early Response to High Consequence Infectious Diseases889721/06/2024 12:00:08 AMEarly Response to High Consequence Infectious Diseases Summary This document outlines the roles and responsibilities of all NSW Health parties involved in the initial stage of a 297https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2024_0052024-02-12T13:00:00ZActive2024Population HealthPopulation Health:Communicable Diseases;Population Health:Infection ControlPolicy DirectiveEarly Response to High Consequence Infectious Diseases
Clinical Governance in NSW890117/03/2024 10:00:27 PMClinical Governance in NSW Summary This Policy Directive outlines NSW Health Service key requirements for effective clinical governance to ensure the best clinical outcomes 715https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2024_0102024-03-17T13:00:00ZActive2024Clinical/Patient Services;Corporate AdministrationClinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Corporate Administration:GovernancePolicy DirectiveClinical Governance in NSW
Public Health Real-time Emergency Dept Surveillance System (PHREDSS) Public Health Unit Response809325/05/2020 11:30:57 PMPublic Health Real-time Emergency Dept Surveillance System (PHREDSS) Public Health Unit Response Summary These guidelines describe the purpose and activities of the ED 153https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2010_0092010-06-30T14:00:00ZActive2010Population HealthPopulation Health:Communicable DiseasesGuidelinePublic Health Real-time Emergency Dept Surveillance System (PHREDSS) Public Health Unit Response
NSW Health Incident Coordination Framework 87758/07/2024 11:40:19 PMNSW Health Incident Coordination Framework Summary This Policy Directive sets forth a strategic framework of the governance arrangements used by NSW Health to coordinate responses 144https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2019_0232019-06-13T14:00:00ZActive2019Clinical/Patient Services;Corporate Administration;Population HealthClinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Clinical/Patient Services:Incident Management;Corporate Administration:Communications;Corporate Administration:Governance;Population Health:Communicable Diseases;Population Health:Disaster managementPolicy DirectiveNSW Health Incident Coordination Framework
Operations Manual: Research Governance Officers809622/04/2024 10:30:24 PMOperations Manual: Research Governance Officers Summary This Guideline contains standard operating procedures to promote standard processes for the administration of applications 409https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2010_0152010-09-07T14:00:00ZActive2010Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Research;Clinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service DeliveryGuidelineOperations Manual: Research Governance Officers
Early Childhood Oral Health Guidelines for Child Health Professionals, 3rd Edition810016/12/2014 6:54:30 AMGuideline Ministry of Health, NSW 73 Miller Street North Sydney NSW 2060 Locked Mail Bag 961 North Sydney NSW 2059 Telephone (02) 9391 9000 Fax (02) 9391 9101 543https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2014_0202014-12-16T13:00:00ZActive2014Clinical/Patient Services;Population HealthClinical/Patient Services:Dental/Oral;Population Health:Health PromotionGuidelineEarly Childhood Oral Health Guidelines for Child Health Professionals, 3rd Edition
Guidelines for the Management of Substance Use During Pregnancy Birth and the Postnatal Period810119/11/2020 11:32:36 PMGuidelines for the Management of Substance Use During Pregnancy Birth and the Postnatal Period Summary These guidelines support and provide best practice advice to health 550https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2014_0222014-12-16T13:00:00ZActive2014Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Clinical/Patient Services:Baby and ChildGuidelineGuidelines for the Management of Substance Use During Pregnancy Birth and the Postnatal Period