Australian Health Directory


medical, allied and complementary health professionals

Use the left menu to find health professionals, hospitals, health care products and services, support organisations and solutions for wellness and independence.

Our national aged care directory lists aged care homes offering residential high and low care, supported accommodation and independent living units.

doctor and baby

The medical specialists directory assists referring professionals to find specialists with specific interest and qualifications in a preferred geographical location. It enables consumers to choose a medical specialists for referral by their general practitioner.

Find a medical specialist.

business services & suppliers

The directory features all kinds of health industry suppliers, from board and management consultants, medical and hospital suppliers, medical finance and professional indemnity providers, professional associations, hospital food suppliers, patient transport to medical waste management services.

Find a health business supplier.


Featured listing

HESTA

HESTA

Parramatta NSW 2124

HESTA is the super fund dedicated to health and community services, with more than 820,000 members and $37 billion in assets.

More people in health and community services choose HESTA for their super.

Visit our website to find out more! More....


Health news

Streamlined My Aged Care improves consumer support and access

Streamlined My Aged Care improves consumer support and access

New policies and processes have been implemented to make life easier for all consumers and health professionals who use My Aged Care.  More...

More help with medications through community pharmacies

More help with medications through community pharmacies

Under the Increasing Patient Access to Medication Management Services the Australian Government is providing $600 million to continue and expand a number of pharmacy programs.  More...

Growth of private patients in public hospitals must be addressed - Report

Growth of private patients in public hospitals must be addressed - Report

A new report from Catholic Health Australia (CHA) says public hospitals offering inducements to patients to use their private health insurance in public hospitals is negatively impacting Australian patients and could undermine the sustainability of the health system.  More...

Exhausted immune cells linked to irritable bowel syndrome

Exhausted immune cells linked to irritable bowel syndrome

Adelaide researchers have for the first time discovered that a specific type of irritable bowel syndrome is associated with exhaustion of the immune system in patients.  More...

Could edible insects help global food security?

Could edible insects help global food security?

Researchers will put consumer attitudes to the test at Adelaide Central Market this Thursday 8 June and Friday 9 June with an offering of roasted crickets and ants, mealworm cookies and cricket energy bars.  More...

Health promotion in Melbourne’s West aims to build healthier communities

Health promotion in Melbourne’s West aims to build healthier communities

Students from the University of Melbourne will run a Teddy Bear Hospital and conduct health checks for children and their parents at Derrimut Primary School on Friday 26 May as part of the Building Healthy Communities in Melbourne’s West project.  More...

Seventieth World Health Assembly opens in Geneva

Seventieth World Health Assembly opens in Geneva

World Health Assembly as Director-General, Dr Margaret Chan called on the Health Assembly to make “reducing inequalities” a guiding ethical principle. "WHO stands for fairness," she said. Countries should also work to improve collection of health data and make health strategies more accountable.  More...

New research aims to streamline sexual assault services

New research aims to streamline sexual assault services

An exhibition giving voice to sexual assault survivors will be launched with new research on better integrating Victoria’s sexual assault and mental health services.  More...

Prime health links


- Authoritative information from National Library of Medicine (USA).

Department of Health and Ageing - Australian Federal Government portal.

HealthInsite - access to quality information about health.

Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet - the health of Indigenous Australians.

National Rural Health Alliance - working to improve the health of Australians living in rural and remote areas.

Health Translations Directory - a Victorian State Government resource for consumers and health professionals.