This Department of Health and Human Services Victoria (DHHS) page contains The latest COVID-19 information and resources for health professionals.
COVID-19 Pandemic Plan for the Victorian Health SectorResource | 2022
Information and resources for Victorian hospitals and health services to plan their response to Covid-19
Clinical guidance and resources - COVID-19Resource | 2022
View resources, information and guides for the care of patients and at-risk groups during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Mental Health and Wellbeing Bill 2022Resource | 2022
The Mental Health and Wellbeing act and explanatory notes as read in parliament 23/06/2022. This new bill is set to replace the Mental Health Act of 2014.
Mental health services - in briefResource | 2022
MHSA describes the activity and characteristics of Australia’s health care/social care services accessed by people with a mental illness, providing the most recent data available on the national response of the health and welfare system to the mental health care needs of Australians.
Royal Commission into Victoria’s Mental Health System - Final ReportResource | 2021
The Royal Commission into Victoria's Mental Health System delivered its final report on 3 February 2021 and it was tabled in Parliament by the Victorian Government on 2 March 2021. The work of the Commission has now concluded.
Victoria’s mental health services annual report 2019-20Resource | 2021
- Victoria’s mental health services annual report 2019-20 is a tool for health services, staff, advocates, carers, consumers and the broader community to better understand the Victorian public mental health system and the services available for people with a mental illness.
Mental health workforce strategyResource | 2021
Victoria’s mental health and wellbeing workforce strategy 2021–2024 sets out a coordinated and strategic approach to deliver the diverse, skilled and multidisciplinary workforce required for Victoria’s reformed mental health and wellbeing system.
Victorian Mental Health and Wellbeing Workforce Capability FrameworkResource | 2021
The Victorian Mental Health and Wellbeing Workforce Capability Framework sets out the skills, knowledge and ways of working that the workforce will require in the new integrated and responsive mental health and wellbeing system. It will be revised to keep pace with emerging and evolving needs.