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Exposure Draft of the White Paper

The Exposure Draft of the White Paper outlines a series of proposal that taken together will help deliver better health outcomes... more

Royal Hobart Hospital Redevelopment

We’re building a better Royal for Tasmanians. Find out the latest information on this important project at our dedicated website.... more

Keep your cool in hot weather

Acting Director of Public Health Dr Mark Veitch has warned Tasmanians to take care while enjoying the next few days... more

Frozen Raspberries Recalled

The existing frozen mixed berry recall has now been extended to Nanna's 1 kilogram (frozen) Raspberries with best before dates... more

Frozen berries recall

15 February 2015 Dr Roscoe Taylor, Director of Public Health Health authorities are advising the public not to consume two... more


One State, One Health System; Better Outcomes

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

Real carers really needed

Find out more about how you can become a foster carer for a child or young person who cannot stay with their family. Call 1800 732 522 to speak to someone about foster caring.

'Outpatient South' website launched

New website providing a one-stop-shop for THO South outpatient clinics is now available


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