Northern Territory Health is asking Territorians to reassess whether or not they need to attend Northern Territory hospitals.
The Department of Health Mental Health Alcohol and Other Drugs Branch is seeking expressions of interest from suitably qualified persons with a lived experience of mental illness or a lived experience of caring for someone with mental illness, to represent the Northern Territory on the National Mental Health Consumer and Carer Forum (NMHCCF).
Royal Darwin and Palmerston Hospitals are restricting visiting hours from Friday 19 March to minimise the risk of transmission of COVID-19 to patients.
This World Sleep Day (13 March) NT Health wants to help Territorians get a good night’s sleep and learn about the importance of some shuteye for better health.
NT Health has continued to trace all those people considered close contacts of the 52-year-old man with COVID-19 infection from the QF840 flight from Sydney on Tuesday to advise them to self-isolate.
On 4 March a 52-year-old man tested positive for COVID-19 in Darwin, becoming the first confirmed case in the Northern Territory.
NT Health has this evening confirmed the first case of COVID-19 in the community.
Territorians are being urged to look after their ears and their hearing.
NT Health is about to open a new scholarship offer as part of its efforts to build its Aboriginal health workforce.
Daily screening of evacuees from the Diamond Princess continues at the Howard Springs Manigurr-ma village.