Showing 1-92 of 92 results

  1. Carbon monoxide and gas heater safety update

    06 May 2021
    ActiveHealth Advisory 210506
  2. Increase in gastroenteritis outbreaks in childcare

    09 Mar 2021 - (Update to Advisory issued 26 November 2020)
    ActiveHealth Advisory 210309
  3. Poisonous mushrooms growing in Melbourne

    31 Mar 2021
    ActiveHealth Advisory 210331
  4. Congenital Syphilis in Victoria

    29 Mar 2021 - Update to Advisory issued 22 July 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 210329
  5. Influenza vaccine supply

    25 May 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180005
  6. Buruli ulcer bacteria identified in inner west Melbourne

    23 Feb 2021 (update to Advisory issued 31 October 2019)
    ActiveHealth Advisory 210223
  7. Health warning on mosquitoes and Ross River virus in south west Victoria

    20 Jan 2021 - Update to Advisory issued 24 December 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 210120
  8. Health concerns related to Victorian bushfires

    24 Jan 2020 - (update to Advisory issued 3 January 2020)
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 200001
  9. Viral hepatitis training for Alcohol and Other Drug and Opioid Substitution Therapy workforces

    27 Sep 2018 - update to Advisory issued 8 November 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170011
  10. Avian influenza detected in Victorian poultry

    27 Aug 2020 - (Update to Advisory issued 18 August 2020)
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 200731
  11. Health warning on mosquitoes and Ross River virus in north-west Victoria

    18 Dec 2020
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 201218
  12. Poisonous mushrooms growing in Melbourne

    12 May 2020
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 200003
  13. Health warning on mosquitoes and Ross River virus

    26 Nov 2020
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 201126_1
  14. Health warning on mosquitoes and Ross River virus

    26 Nov 2020
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 201126_1
  15. Health warning on increase in psittacosis in Victorian Alpine region

    16 Dec 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 201216
  16. Hepatitis A outbreak

    20 Aug 2020 - (Update to Advisory issued 22 May 2020)
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 201516
  17. Health warning to gardeners using potting mix

    05 Nov 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 201105
  18. Investigation into use of blood glucose monitoring devices in COVID-19 accommodation

    19 Oct 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 201019
  19. TGA safety warning for Zostavax® vaccine in immunocompromised patients

    24 Sep 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200924
  20. Novel Human Parechovirus (HPeV) Strain in Victoria

    22 Aug 2019
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 190008
  21. Ayurvedic medicine and heavy metal contamination

    22 Sep 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200922
  22. Algae in the Gippsland Lakes (pseudonitzschia delicatissima)

    08 Feb 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160001
  23. Gastroenteritis related to back yard chickens

    26 Jun 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200626
  24. Hospitals required to notify anaphylaxis presentations

    31 Oct 2018
    ActiveHealth Advisory 180011
  25. Health warning on mosquitoes and Ross River virus

    04 Jan 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170001
  26. Concerns about lead in drinking water

    16 May 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180004
  27. Health advice for the Rio 2016 Olympic and Paralympic Games

    20 Jul 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160007
  28. Hepatitis B and immunosuppression (including rituximab)

    02 Aug 2017
    ActiveHealth Advisory 170007
  29. Confirmed listeria case in South East Melbourne

    22 Feb 2019
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 190004
  30. Potential egg-related illness

    21 Mar 2019
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 190005
  31. Hepatitis A outbreak - Update December 2018

    20 Dec 2018 (update to Alert issued 23 March 2018)
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180013
  32. Update: Increase in meningococcal disease in Victoria

    07 Feb 2018 - update to Advisory issued 08 February 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150009
  33. Carbon monoxide risk from ‘open-flued’ gas space heaters

    08 Jun 2018 update to 29 March 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory AL180007
  34. Lead poisoning associated with illicit opium use

    24 Sep 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180010
  35. Health warning on mosquitoes and Ross River virus

    06 Dec 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180012
  36. Poisonous mushrooms growing in Melbourne

    05 Apr 2019
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 190006
  37. Smoke exposure due to seasonal planned burns may affect health

    01 May 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180003
  38. E-cigarettes linked to severe lung illness

    13 Sep 2019
    ActiveHealth Advisory 190009
  39. Shigellosis – management recommendations updated

    12 Apr 2019 - (Update to Advisory issued 17 November 2017)
    ActiveHealth Advisory 190007
  40. Syphilis cases continue to rise in Victoria

    25 Mar 2019 (Update to Advisory issued 9 August 2018)
    ActiveHealth Advisory 180009
  41. Unregulated traditional medicines - Advisory for health professionals

    28 Sep 2015
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150010
  42. Health warning on Melanotan-II and other products not approved

    09 Nov 2015
    ResolvedHealth Advisory Active
  43. Folic acid fortification issues

    01 Sep 2015
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150009
  44. Changes to regulations for notifiable conditions

    02 Mar 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160003
  45. Increase in syphilis and gonorrhoea in men who have sex with men (MSM)

    07 Dec 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160014
  46. Update: Increase in Meningococcal W disease in Victoria

    02 Sep 2015 - updated 22 Jun 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150009
  47. Poisonous mushrooms growing in Melbourne

    15 May 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180008
  48. Increase in syphilis and gonorrhoea in men who have sex with men (MSM) - update to advisory issued 7 December 2016

    16 Jun 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170005
  49. Recent increase in Invasive Group A Streptococcal disease in Victoria

    01 Nov 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170012
  50. Cutaneous Mycobacterium ulcerans infection

    30 Nov 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160013
  51. Hepatitis B lookback

    15 Apr 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160005
  52. Zostavax and at risk patients

    03 Mar 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170002
  53. Hepatitis A outbreak

    20 Sep 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170010
  54. Increase in Human Parechovirus (HPeV) in Victoria

    16 Nov 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170012
  55. Seasonal flu rates at near-record levels

    24 Aug 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170008
  56. Increase in pertussis cases - 6 January 2015

    06 Jan 2015
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150001
  57. Unregulated traditional medicines

    23 Oct 2017
    ActiveHealth Advisory 170011
  58. Important health message for Shigellosis - Increased antibiotic resistance

    01 Jun 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170004
  59. Health warning on mosquitoes and Ross River virus

    15 Feb 2017 (Update to Advisory issued 4 January 2017)
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150010
  60. Food safety and listeria

    21 Dec 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160015
  61. Seasonal influenza - it’s not too late to vaccinate!

    10 Jul 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170006
  62. Poisonous mushrooms growing in Melbourne

    04 May 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170003
  63. Increased antibiotic resistance for Shigellosis

    15 Sep 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160009
  64. Poisonous mushrooms growing in Melbourne

    13 May 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160006
  65. Advice for health professionals regarding unregulated complementary medicines (CAMS) 6 July 2012 - (Ongoing: Reviewed June 2014)

    06 Sep 2015 Ongoing: Reviewed June 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140007
  66. New strain of norovirus detected in Victoria

    16 Sep 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160010
  67. Update: Zika virus infection

    12 Feb 2016 - updated 6 June 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160002
  68. Update: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)

    31 Oct 2016 (Update to Alert issued 21 September 2015)
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160011
  69. Thunderstorm asthma (update)

    29 Nov 2016 - update to Alert issued 22 November 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160012
  70. Changing pattern of Buruli (Bairnsdale) ulcer infection in Victoria

    08 Aug 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160008
  71. Egg safety information for restaurants, cafes and caterers - 14 June 2013 (Ongoing issue: Reviewed June 2014)

    14 Jun 2013
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140006
  72. Increase in syphilis in men who have sex with men (MSM)

    21 Mar 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140003
  73. Unpasteurised milk health warning - 2 December 2014

    02 Dec 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140012
  74. Update: Mesothelioma and asbestos in the Sunshine area - 1 April 2015 (updated from 24 October 2014)

    01 Apr 2015 (updated from 24 October 2014)
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150001
  75. Increase in syphilis in men who have sex with men (MSM)

    01 Jul 2015
    ResolvedHealth Advisory #102
  76. Blue-green algae (BGA) in Victorian waterways

    17 Jun 2016 (update of 11 March 2016)
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160004
  77. Human parechovirus (HPeV)

    30 Dec 2015
    ResolvedHealth Advisory Resolved
  78. Illicit drugs safety warning - 2 December 2014

    02 Dec 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140012
  79. Measles in returned travellers Philippines, Bali, Thailand, India and Sri Lanka - 30 January 2014

    30 Jan 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140001
  80. Health warning on mosquitoes - 6 January 2014

    06 Jan 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140001
  81. Measles in returned travellers from Bali - 12 November 2013

    12 Nov 2013
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 130011
  82. Temporary change to Rabies immunoglobulin (RIg) access - 18 December 2013

    18 Dec 2013
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 130012
  83. Outbreak of shigellosis affecting men who have sex with men - 17 April 2014

    17 Apr 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140004
  84. Enterovirus 71 (EV71) Neurological Disease - advisory for hospitals and laboratories – 14 May 2013

    14 May 2013
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 130005
  85. Health warning on mosquitoes - 11 April 2014

    11 Apr 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140004
  86. New Ebola Response Plan available 14 November 2014

    14 Nov 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140011
  87. Death Cap Mushrooms growing in Melbourne - 23 April 2015

    23 Apr 2015
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150004
  88. Measles case attending Chadstone Shopping Centre - 3 January 2014

    03 Jan 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140001
  89. Mosquito-borne disease in returned travellers - 26 February 2013

    26 Feb 2013
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 130002
  90. Health issues from the Hazelwood open cut mine fire - 20 March 2014 (updated from 17 March 2014)

    20 Mar 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140003
  91. Q fever cases in Grampians Region - 3 December 2013

    03 Dec 2013
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 130012
  92. Hepatitis B vaccine – more at-risk groups eligible for a free course - 27 March 2014

    27 Mar 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140003