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  1. Emergency Response Planning Tool pilot program

    24 Apr 2019

    The department is funding a pilot program to provide fully subsidised access to the Emergency Response Planning Tool (ERPT) for rural and regional general practices in 2019...

  2. State Health Emergency Response Arrangements

    14 Nov 2019

    The Department of Health and Human Services has an emergency management plan in place when required to respond to an emergency with major health consequences...

  3. Department’s role

    26 Sep 2017

    During an emergency, the Department of Health and Human Services has a number of responsibilities related to planning, preparing, response and recovery...

  4. Emergencies

    26 Sep 2017 Emergencies

    During an emergency, the Department of Health & Human Services has a number of responsibilities related to planning, preparing, response and recovery...

  5. Emergency type

    22 Sep 2017

    Natural disaster emergencies in Victoria are most likely to be floods, bushfires or heatwaves. Pandemic influenza may also require an emergency response...

  6. Infectious diseases

    01 Mar 2017

    Pandemic influenza and large-scale vector-borne diseases, food-related illness and water-borne diseases can require an emergency response...

  7. Epidemic thunderstorm asthma

    03 Sep 2020

    The Department of Health and Human Services developed an Epidemic Thunderstorm Asthma Program to address potential future impacts of thunderstorm asthma events...

  8. Ambulance and non-emergency patient transport

    25 Mar 2019

    Victoria's ambulance services respond to people who are seriously ill or severely injured, and non-emergency patient transport (NEPT) is also available...

  9. State health emergency response plan - summary

    09 Aug 2018

    A summary of the key aspects of the State health emergency response plan - third edition...

  10. Emergency Response quiz for staff

    21 May 2015

    This quiz is to be completed after watching the SRS Emergency Response Training DVD. Personal support coordinators (PSC) who complete the quiz and get all questions correct will receive credit for 3...