Patient information

Useful information for pregnant women, children, adults, travel, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders, seniors and workers is available on the Department of Health website.

A guide to help parents understand childhood immunisation, including immunisation myths and realities, is available here. Parents and teens can also access HPV information here.

The Department of Health has created a new resource called ‘Following vaccination - what to expect and what to do’, available to download or order as a tear-off pad. This resource provides easy-to-read information on common reactions that may occur after vaccinations.

Other useful resources for patients include: