Member updates

Click on the following links for important member updates relating to COVID-19:


COVID-19 Presentationclick here

Day Hospitals Australia SA Director,  Mike Chalk has created a high-level presentation to assist members in understanding various components of the Australian response to the COVID-19 pandemic.   Slides 1 – 6 are relevant to all members.  Slides 7 – 11 relate to SA specifically.

As further details become known, we will update the information to include all States/Territories.

Media Statements

Resources and Fact Sheets

  • 9 July – Webinar:  Macquarie Business School ‘Managing the road to recovery and the new normal’ – click here
  • 3 July – Triage guidelines developed by ASERNIPS – click here
  • 4 June – ACSQHC Fact Sheet – Safe hospital care for people with cognitive impairment during COVID-19 – click here
  • 8 May – ACSQHC FAQs for clinicians on elective surgery – click here
  • 5 May – RACS Surgery Triage – click here
  • 9 April – ANZCA statement on personal protection equipment during the SARS-CoV-2 pandemic – click here
  • 24 April – ANZCA recommendations for PPE according to COVID-19 risk – click here
  • 23 April – AHPPC statement on restoration of elective surgery – click here
  • 24 April – Updated GESA recommendations on Endoscopic Procedure Triage – click here
  • 27 April – RACS COVID-19 Statements on the reintroduction of elective surgery – click here
  • 28 April – ACSQHC: Elective surgery and infection prevention and control precautions – click here
  • ACSQHC –  additional FAQ’s regarding the re-introduction of assessments – click here to view
  • ACSQHC – Fact Sheet: COVID-19 Elective surgery and infection prevention and control precautions – click here
  • ACSQHC – Fact sheet: COVID-19 and Endoscopy Procedures – click here
  • ACSQHC – AS20/01: Advice on hand hygiene audit requirements during the COVID-19 pandemic – click here
  • Health Legal – COVID-19 and managing privacy in the workplace

Department of Health

Other useful websites

Further Information

Our weekly bulletins are emailed to members each week and provide further useful information.


Material available on this website in relation to COVID-19 is for information only.  Every effort is made to provide information that is accurate however, it is subject to change without notice.  Responsibility lies with the individual facility and you are encouraged to direct any queries to your State/Territory Health Department, Lawyer, Accountant or other professional, as deemed necessary.