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Bed Types Categories for Inpatient Units from 1 March 2008800513/03/2018 3:59:15 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 741https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2008_0342008-06-19T14:00:00ZActive2008Corporate Administration;Clinical/Patient ServicesCorporate Administration:Information and Data;Clinical/Patient Services:Information and DataPolicy DirectiveBed Types Categories for Inpatient Units from 1 March 2008
List of Domains and Functions for Clinical Nurses and Midwives811715/02/2024 12:00:04 AMList of Domains and Functions for Clinical Nurses and Midwives Summary The purpose of this Information Bulletin is to provide information regarding current domains / functions 2497https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfIB2024_0092024-02-14T13:00:00ZActive2024Personnel/WorkforcePersonnel/Workforce:Industrial and Employee RelationsInformation BulletinList of Domains and Functions for Clinical Nurses and Midwives
Maternity - Safety and Quality Essentials881212/10/2023 12:00:11 PMMaternity - Safety and Quality Essentials Summary This policy directive outlines the essential elements of implementing effective clinical governance systems, ensuring the 1216https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2023_0312023-10-11T13:00:00ZActive2023Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Clinical/Patient Services:Maternity;Clinical/Patient Services:Nursing and MidwiferyPolicy DirectiveMaternity - Safety and Quality Essentials
NSW Public Health Services SOP for Hazmat/CBRN Emergencies770011/01/2021 10:00:50 PMNSW Public Health Services SOP for Hazmat/CBRN Emergencies Summary The purpose of this Guideline is to provide guidance to NSW public health services on their roles and 485https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2016_0142016-05-18T14:00:00ZActive2016Population HealthPopulation Health:Disaster management;Population Health:Environmental;Population Health:Communicable DiseasesGuidelineNSW Public Health Services SOP for Hazmat/CBRN Emergencies
Rural Health Workforce Incentive Scheme894/04/2024 7:30:23 AMRural Health Workforce Incentive Scheme Summary This Policy Directive provides direction, governance, and the framework for eligible health organisations to offer incentives to 1516https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfPD2024_0122024-04-03T13:00:00ZActive2024Corporate Administration;Personnel/WorkforceCorporate Administration:Finance;Corporate Administration:Governance;Personnel/Workforce:Conditions of employment;Personnel/Workforce:SalariesPolicy DirectiveRural Health Workforce Incentive Scheme
Salary Sacrifice for Superannuation - NSW Health - Central Office72916/02/2018 12:16:35 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 1172https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2005_0212005-01-24T13:00:00ZActive2005Personnel/WorkforcePersonnel/Workforce:Conditions of employmentGuidelineSalary Sacrifice for Superannuation - NSW Health - Central Office
Human Research Ethics Committees - Quality Improvement & Ethical Review: A Practice Guide for NSW768718/04/2024 5:00:01 AMHuman Research Ethics Committees - Quality Improvement & Ethical Review: A Practice Guide for NSW Summary This Guideline assists health professionals undertaking quality 746https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2007_0202007-11-20T13:00:00ZActive2007Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Clinical/Patient Services:Information and Data;Clinical/Patient Services:ResearchGuidelineHuman Research Ethics Committees - Quality Improvement & Ethical Review: A Practice Guide for NSW
Client Registration Guideline768813/03/2018 3:59:15 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 671https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2007_0242007-12-18T13:00:00ZActive2007Corporate Administration;Clinical/Patient ServicesCorporate Administration:Information and Data;Clinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Clinical/Patient Services:Information and DataGuidelineClient Registration Guideline
Aggression, Seclusion & Restraint in Mental Health Facilities - Guideline Focused Upon Older People769424/01/2022 9:30:41 PMAggression, Seclusion & Restraint in Mental Health Facilities - Guideline Focused Upon Older People Summary This guideline supports the implementation of PD2012_035 Aggression 771https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2012_0052012-06-25T14:00:00ZActive2012Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Mental HealthGuidelineAggression, Seclusion & Restraint in Mental Health Facilities - Guideline Focused Upon Older People
HEALTHPLAN - Mental Health Services Supporting Plan769518/01/2021 9:00:07 PMHEALTHPLAN - Mental Health Services Supporting Plan Summary This plan is the NSW Health Mental Health Services Supporting Plan to the NSW Health Services Functional Disaster Plan 475https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2012_0062012-07-04T14:00:00ZActive2012Corporate Administration;Clinical/Patient Services;Population HealthCorporate Administration:Governance;Clinical/Patient Services:Critical Care;Clinical/Patient Services:Incident Management;Population Health:Disaster managementGuidelineHEALTHPLAN - Mental Health Services Supporting Plan
Animal Visits and Interventions in Public and Private Health Services in NSW769613/03/2018 5:52:12 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 1030https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2012_0072012-09-03T14:00:00ZActive2012Population Health;Clinical/Patient ServicesPopulation Health:Infection Control;Clinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Clinical/Patient Services:Infectious DiseasesGuidelineAnimal Visits and Interventions in Public and Private Health Services in NSW
Call Handling Guidelines for Mental Health Telephone Triage Services769713/02/2022 11:00:17 PMCall Handling Guidelines for Mental Health Telephone Triage Services Summary This Guideline is to be read in conjunction with the Mental Health Triage Policy (PD2012_053 768https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2012_0082012-09-20T14:00:00ZActive2012Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Mental Health;Clinical/Patient Services:Medical Treatment;Clinical/Patient Services:Information and Data;Clinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service DeliveryGuidelineCall Handling Guidelines for Mental Health Telephone Triage Services
Maternity - Timing of Planned or Pre-labour Caesarean Section at Term770125/04/2022 10:01:24 PMMaternity - Timing of Planned or Pre-labour Caesarean Section at Term Summary The purpose of this Guideline is to provide guidance for the timing of planned or pre-labour 1093https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2016_0152016-05-24T14:00:00ZActive2016Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Maternity;Clinical/Patient Services:Baby and ChildGuidelineMaternity - Timing of Planned or Pre-labour Caesarean Section at Term
Neonatal - Jaundice Identification and Management in Neonates ≥ 32 Weeks Gestation770211/04/2024 4:30:06 AMNeonatal - Jaundice Identification and Management in Neonates ≥ 32 Weeks Gestation Summary This Guideline provides a framework for early identification of neonates ≥ 32 weeks 2632https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2016_0272016-11-16T13:00:00ZActive2016Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Maternity;Clinical/Patient Services:Baby and ChildGuidelineNeonatal - Jaundice Identification and Management in Neonates ≥ 32 Weeks Gestation
Maternity - Maternal Group B Streptococcus (GBS) and minimisation of neonatal early-onset GBS sepsis770317/04/2024 12:30:03 AMMaternity - Maternal Group B Streptococcus (GBS) and minimisation of neonatal early-onset GBS sepsis Summary This Guideline provides guidance for two standard approaches used to 1214https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2017_0022017-01-16T13:00:00ZActive2017Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Maternity;Clinical/Patient Services:Baby and ChildGuidelineMaternity - Maternal Group B Streptococcus (GBS) and minimisation of neonatal early-onset GBS sepsis
Specialist Mental Health Services for Older People (SMHSOP) Community Model of Care Guideline770418/01/2017 10:48:21 PMGuideline 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 804https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2017_0032017-01-17T13:00:00ZActive2017Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Mental Health;Clinical/Patient Services:Aged CareGuidelineSpecialist Mental Health Services for Older People (SMHSOP) Community Model of Care Guideline
NSW Clinical Service Framework for Chronic Heart Failure 2016770526/04/2024 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 1139https://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
Maternity - External Cephalic Version770616/01/2023 11:00:19 PMMaternity - External Cephalic Version Summary This Guideline describes the procedure for external cephalic version (ECV) and clinical care required when a woman presents at or 778https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2017_0072017-05-03T14:00:00ZActive2017Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:MaternityGuidelineMaternity - External Cephalic Version
Maternity - Supporting Women Planning a Vaginal Breech Birth770725/04/2022 10:01:18 PMMaternity - Supporting Women Planning a Vaginal Breech Birth Summary This document provides LHDs with guidance to establish a planned vaginal breech birth service. LHDs are also 599https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2017_0082017-05-03T14:00:00ZActive2017Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:MaternityGuidelineMaternity - Supporting Women Planning a Vaginal Breech Birth
NSW Health Data Governance Framework770918/12/2023 3:03:13 AMNSW Health Data Governance Framework Summary The NSW Health Data Governance Framework outlines the roles and responsibilties involved in data governance and the structures to be 1018https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2019_0022019-03-13T13:00:00ZActive2019Clinical/Patient Services;Corporate AdministrationClinical/Patient Services:Information and Data;Corporate Administration:Governance;Corporate Administration:Information and DataGuidelineNSW Health Data Governance Framework
Tuberculosis Contact Investigations771027/03/2019 1:30:19 AMTuberculosis Contact Investigations Summary These guidelines outline the steps for conducting tuberculosis (TB) contact investigations in New South Wales (NSW). Document type 687https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2019_0032019-03-26T13:00:00ZActive2019Clinical/Patient Services;Population HealthClinical/Patient Services:Infectious Diseases;Population Health:Communicable Diseases;Population Health:Infection ControlGuidelineTuberculosis Contact Investigations
Senior Career Medical Officers: Guidelines for Personal Regrading & Establishment of New Positions77119/04/2019 4:00:03 AMSenior Career Medical Officers: Guidelines for Personal Regrading & Establishment of New Positions Summary These guidelines are intended to assist public health organisations in 337https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2019_0042019-04-08T14:00:00ZActive2019Personnel/WorkforcePersonnel/Workforce:Conditions of employment;Personnel/Workforce:Industrial and Employee Relations;Personnel/Workforce:Recruitment and selectionGuidelineSenior Career Medical Officers: Guidelines for Personal Regrading & Establishment of New Positions
Communicating Positively: A Guide to Appropriate Aboriginal Terminology771521/08/2019 10:19:32 PMCommunicating Positively: A Guide to Appropriate Aboriginal Terminology Summary The purpose of the Communicating Positively: A Guide to Appropriate Aboriginal Terminology is to 6518https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2019_0082019-06-30T14:00:00ZActive2019Clinical/Patient Services;Population HealthClinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Population Health:Health PromotionGuidelineCommunicating Positively: A Guide to Appropriate Aboriginal Terminology
Physical Health Care for People Living with Mental Health Issues771730/04/2021 2:01:05 AMPhysical Health Care for People Living with Mental Health Issues Summary This Guideline details the role of NSW Health services to meet the physical health needs of people with 1299https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2021_0062021-04-29T14:00:00ZActive2021Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Mental HealthGuidelinePhysical Health Care for People Living with Mental Health Issues
NSW Emergency Surgery Guidelines and Principles for Improvement771824/06/2021 5:11:50 AMNSW Emergency Surgery Guidelines and Principles for Improvement Summary The Guidelines support hospitals, Local Health Districts and Specialty Health Networks to plan their 1416https://www1.health.nsw.gov.au/pds/ActivePDSDocuments/Forms/All Items.aspxpdfFalsepdfGL2021_0072021-05-17T14:00:00ZActive2021Clinical/Patient ServicesClinical/Patient Services:Critical Care;Clinical/Patient Services:Governance and Service Delivery;Clinical/Patient Services:SurgicalGuidelineNSW Emergency Surgery Guidelines and Principles for Improvement