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Get vaccinated before flu season hits

Government-funded flu vaccine is now available for eligible Tasmanians over six months old ahead of this year’s flu season.Director of... more


NDIS is now available in Tasmania

The National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) is the new way of providing support for Australians living with a disability, their... more


Hobart Private Hospital facility tender process

An open tender process will be undertaken to select an operator for the Hobart Private Hospital facility.... more


Smoke alert

Smoke from bushfires reduces air quality and can be a health risk, especially for vulnerable people such as the elderly... more


Features

My Health Record

My Health Record is an electronic summary of an individual’s key health information.

Meningococcal

Meningococcal disease is a rare but serious illness. If you suspect that you or someone you care for may have Meningococcal seek emergency medical treatment immediately.

Private Rental Incentives

Incentives will be offered to property owners to encourage them to make their private rental properties available and affordable to low income households.

NDIS

The roll out to the full National Disability Insurance Scheme (NDIS) commenced on 1 July 2016.

One State, One Health System; Better Outcomes

The State Government has announced changes to the way health is structured and administered in Tasmania.

TasALERT

TasALERT is the Tasmanian Government's official emergency website that brings together information from emergency services and government agencies.