Standing Orders and Clinical Guidelines - Tasmania

Service summary

You may be required to comply with these standing orders and guidelines if you are a controlling authority, medical practitioner, nurse or other person exercising their responsibilities with regard to any treatment, clinical procedure or clinical matter within the mental health field.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Health and Human Services
Mental Health and Statewide Services

Act(s) name

Mental Health Act 2013 (Tasmania)

Contact details

Enquiries
Department of Health and Human Services
Mental Health and Statewide Services


Mailing address:
GPO Box 125
Hobart
Tasmania 7001

Phone:

03 61660766

Phone:

1800332388
mhact@dhhs.tas.gov.au

Supporting information

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