Showing 1-84 of 84 results

  1. Investigation into use of blood glucose monitoring devices in COVID-19 accommodation

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

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

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

    22 Sep 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200922
  5. Avian influenza detected in Victorian poultry

    27 Aug 2020 - (Update to Advisory issued 18 August 2020)
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200731
  6. Hepatitis A outbreak

    20 Aug 2020 - (Update to Advisory issued 22 May 2020)
    ActiveHealth Advisory 201516
  7. Algae in the Gippsland Lakes (pseudonitzschia delicatissima)

    08 Feb 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160001
  8. Congenital Syphilis in Victoria

    22 Jul 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200722
  9. Gastroenteritis related to back yard chickens

    26 Jun 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200626
  10. Carbon monoxide and gas heater safety

    15 May 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200515
  11. Poisonous mushrooms growing in Melbourne

    12 May 2020
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200003
  12. Health concerns related to Victorian bushfires

    24 Jan 2020 - (update to Advisory issued 3 January 2020)
    ActiveHealth Advisory 200001
  13. Hospitals required to notify anaphylaxis presentations

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    01 May 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180003
  27. Possible new transmission areas for Buruli ulcer in Victoria

    31 Oct 2019 (update to 3 May 2018 Advisory)
    ActiveHealth Advisory 180002
  28. E-cigarettes linked to severe lung illness

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    02 Sep 2015 - updated 22 Jun 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150009
  37. Viral hepatitis training for Alcohol and Other Drug and Opioid Substitution Therapy workforces

    27 Sep 2018 - update to Advisory issued 8 November 2017
    ActiveHealth Advisory 170011
  38. Poisonous mushrooms growing in Melbourne

    15 May 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180008
  39. 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
  40. Recent increase in Invasive Group A Streptococcal disease in Victoria

    01 Nov 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170012
  41. Influenza vaccine supply

    25 May 2018
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 180005
  42. Cutaneous Mycobacterium ulcerans infection

    30 Nov 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160013
  43. Hepatitis B lookback

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

    03 Mar 2017
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 170002
  45. Hepatitis A outbreak

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

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

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

    06 Jan 2015
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 150001
  49. Unregulated traditional medicines

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    13 May 2016
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 160006
  57. 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
  58. New strain of norovirus detected in Victoria

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    02 Dec 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140012
  66. 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
  67. Increase in syphilis in men who have sex with men (MSM)

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

    27 Mar 2014
    ResolvedHealth Advisory 140003