Help using this website

Browser support

Queensland Health strives to make its public web resources compatible with a range of browsers, devices and platforms.

We do this by developing according to international standards and best practice, and by regularly testing across a range of different browsers.

Content in this site may not display well in browsers which do not comply with these standards. If you are experiencing problems with any of our pages, please let us know.


Site search is available from the top right hand corner of all web pages on this site.

To search, enter one or more words in the search box and

  • click the Search button or
  • press Enter or Search on your keyboard.

As search is not case-sensitive, there is no need to use capital letters. Using words such as a, an, the, or, and of will not improve the results of the search.

Any web pages or documents containing all your words will be displayed first, followed by web pages or documents that contain some of your words.

Each result will include:

  • the page or document title shown as a link that can be selected
  • a short summary of the page or document
  • for documents only, the size and type (e.g. PDF) of the document

Viewing and downloading documents

The information below describes how to view and download documents on a PC, laptop or notebook. For information on how to view and download documents on a mobile device, such as a mobile phone or tablet, please consult the manufacturer's documentation.

Portable Document Format

Most modern browsers can display portable document format (PDF) files.

You may also choose to install Adobe® Reader to view PDF files. when you're not using your browser, or to open some special types of PDF documents. Adobe® Reader can be downloaded free-of-charge from the Adobe® website.

To save a PDF document for later viewing:

  • right-click your mouse on the link text
  • select Save Target As or Save Link As
  • save the file in your preferred location.

If you have an Apple® Macintosh® with a single button mouse:

  • hold down the control key while you click your mouse on the link text
  • select Save Link As or Download Link to Disk
  • save the file in your preferred location.

Microsoft® Office files

To view, save and print Microsoft® Word, Excel® and PowerPoint® files you will need:

  • the relevant Microsoft® Office application, either as:
  • an alternative office product such as Google Docs - note that some document features may not be available.

Last updated: 13 November 2023