Health

Private health insurance report 2011-12

Report to the Australian Senate on anti-competitive and other practices by health funds and providers in relation to private health insurance, 1 July 2011 to 30 June 2012.

Report to the ACCC on AMWAC: Orthopaedic Surgery Workforce in Australia - an update 1998-2009

This report aims to provide the ACCC with an evaluation of the 1999 Report of the AMWAC Orthopaedic Surgery Workforce Working Party.

Novelty contact lenses: safety alert

Protect your eyes by following the safety guidelines in this brochure

New tobacco health warnings

Suppliers of tobacco within and into Australia have mandatory information requirements for health warnings on all tobacco products.

Button battery

Coin-sized lithium button batteries can cause severe injuries when swallowed.

Retirement homes

There are several types of retirement homes available under different purchase and fee paying arrangements. Before making a choice, consider the type of accommodation and facilities you’ll need now and later, the costs and contract requirements.