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Redevelopment on social networking site, Storify

Storify is a social networking site that allows you to build stories and timelines from social media sites. You can... more

Forward Momentum on Royal Redevelopment

Tasmanians are already benefiting from improved facilities and services delivered by the Royal Redevelopment during 2013 and can be confident... more

Redevelopment Improves Care for Critically Ill

The $586 million redevelopment of the Royal Hobart Hospital has delivered another milestone with the official opening of the redeveloped... more

Get prepared to beat the heat

With warm weather forecast across the state this week, and the Midlands particularly affected on Thursday, Director of Public Health... more

Emergency+Smartphone App

More than 65 per cent of calls to Triple Zero (000) are made from mobile phones. Sometimes, callers don't know... more




TasALERT is the Tasmanian Government’s official emergency website that brings together information from emergency services and government agencies.

Summer is here

Summer is here

Summer and the holiday season can bring some of the best weather to Tasmania, but with the warmth can come a number of challenges to our health. Check out our tips for staying healthy this Summer...

Redevelopment RHH

Redevelopment RHH

The $586 million redevelopment of the Royal Hobart Hospital (RHH) is delivering a state-of-the-art health facility for generations of Tasmanians to come. New facilities and services are already available.

Tasmania's Health Plan

Tasmania's Health Plan

Tasmania's Health Plan is being updated, and we want your help to put together the blueprint for health services delivery in the State.