Summary

Head lice continue to cause concern and frustration for some parents, teachers and children. Whilst parents have the primary responsibility for the detection and treatment of head lice, the control and management of head lice infections is a shared responsibility amongst a number of agencies including the Department of Education and Training, schools, childcare centres, parents, the pharmaceutical industry, local government, and general practitioners.

Details

Publication Type
Document
Topic
Policies and guidelines
Date Published
07 Jun 2012
Size
4 pages
Update Frequency
Annual
Available format
pdf, doc
Author
Department of Health & Human Services