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Graduate Diploma in Mammography Scholarship

BreastScreen Tasmania Marketing Image Do you have a Science or Health Degree and would like a different career opportunity? BreastScreen Tasmania is offering a... more

Services available over Christmas and New Year

Information for TasmaniansHealth and human services available over the Christmas and New Year periodNormal services resume Friday 2 January 2015Note... more

Royal Hobart Hospital Rescue Taskforce Report

A report into the future of the Royal Hobart Hospital redevelopment has been released. The report by the Royal Hobart... more

Green Paper Released

The State Government has released a Green Paper on Delivering Safe and Sustainable Clinical Services in Tasmania , as the... more

Health Council of Tasmania Announced

The Health Council of Tasmania, which will provide expertise and advice to Government, has been announced. The Health Council of... more


Summer is here

Summer and the holiday season can bring some of the best weather to Tasmania, but with the warmth can come a number of challenges to our health. Check out our tips for staying healthy this Summer...

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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