Water risk management in healthcare facilities
Legislative requirements for health and residential aged care facilities, under the Public Health Act 2005.
Hospitals and private health clinics must notify the Department of Health when they receive a Legionella detection.
Public hospitals with inpatients, public residential aged care facilities and private health facilities must provide regular reports to the Department of Health, summarising the results of tests taken for Legionella.
View the results of the quarterly reports.
Information regarding the post-implementation review of the water risk management plan provisions.