All companies are required to advise the Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) Secretariat of their intention to use parallel processing arrangements for vaccine submissions to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC).
Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) guidelines for preparing a vaccine submission to the Pharmaceutical Benefits Advisory Committee (PBAC).
This resource provides clinical advice to support changes to the vaccines given at 12 and 18 months through the National Immunisation Program from 1 July 2018.
The National Immunisation Education Framework for Health Professionals assists in the development of nationally consistent, high quality immunisation education programs for Health Professionals.
Outcomes of recommendations made in the review by Professor John Horvath AO MBBS FRACP on the management of adverse events associated with Panvax and Fluvax for influenza vaccinations.
From 1 January 2016, an additional $6 incentive payment will be made to vaccination providers and general practitioners (GPs) who follow up and vaccinate children who are more than two months overdue for their childhood vaccinations.
Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) advice on the introduction of Gardasil®9 in a 2-dose schedule under the school-based National Immunisation Program (NIP).
Fact sheet providing recommendations to vaccination providers on the use of Zostavax® for shingles vaccinations.
This document provides national conscientious objection yearly, from 1999 to 2015. Conscientious objection statistics are given as at a point in time, not a total number recorded each year. Only historical conscientious objection data is published on this page.
These documents provide conscientious objection data by state and territory for 2012 to 2015. The data is sourced from the Australian Immunisation Register (AIR).
This resource provides Australian Technical Advisory Group on Immunisation (ATAGI) clinical advice regarding the use of alternative vaccines during periods when adult formulations of hepatitis B vaccines are not available.
The Women Want To Know initiative has created resources to help health professionals discuss alcohol and pregnancy with women. The resources include brochures, posters and videos.
This brochure is for health professionals. It explains how to use the AUDIT-C tool including the 3 AUDIT-C questions, the scoring system and the guidance to give women after using AUDIT-C.
This brochure summarises the evidence supporting the pregnancy and breastfeeding alcohol guidelines. It also outlines how to use the 5As (ask, assess, advise, assist and arrange) to discuss alcohol and pregnancy with women.
These guidelines for health professionals outline medications available for treating opioid dependence in Australia. They are intended for use by those not experienced in the treatment of alcohol and other drug problems.
There are extra physical, psychological and social risks involved for those with a mental illness who want to quit smoking. Find out how you, as a health professional, can help them succeed.Part of a collection: Mental illness and quitting smoking
This guide is for health professionals working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who want to quit smoking. It has information on medicines that can help quit smoking, including nicotine replacement therapy (NRT).