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.

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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.

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Featured listing

Health Information Manager

Health Information Manager

Warrnambool VIC 3280

Applicants for this full-time position should be highly motivated and enthusiastic with good interpersonal and organisational skills. The successful applicant will be able to gain experience in all aspects of health information management. More....


Health news

Reform of Regulation of Medicines and Medical Devices

Reform of Regulation of Medicines and Medical Devices

Cancer patients could potentially have access to some new medicines two years earlier than at present under changes to the regulation of medicines and medical devices announced by the Australian Government. The government allocated $20.4 million in the last federal budget to implement the reform measures to improve the regulation of therapeutic goods in Australia.  More...

Biomolecular engineering finds new ways to conquer superbugs

Biomolecular engineering finds new ways to conquer superbugs

Star-shaped short chains of proteins called ‘peptide polymers’ can kill bacteria with multiple pathways, unlocking a new treatment for antibiotic-resistant pathogens.  More...

Faulty gene linked to depression and cardiovascular disease

Faulty gene linked to depression and cardiovascular disease

Research lead by the University of Adelaide's Discipline of Psychiatry supports multiple theories of the underlying genetic causes of depression.  More...

Study shows how Chinese medicine kills cancer cells

Study shows how Chinese medicine kills cancer cells

Researchers at the University of Adelaide have shown how a complex mix of plant compounds derived from ancient clinical practice in China - a Traditional Chinese Medicine - works to kill cancer cells.  More...

Public-private time the key to reining in public hospital specialist wait lists

Public-private time the key to reining in public hospital specialist wait lists

State governments need to work much harder to attract specialists into public hospitals and clinics - and more transparent about specialist waiting list data.  More...

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority appoints Chief Executive Officer

Independent Hospital Pricing Authority appoints Chief Executive Officer

The Chair of the Independent Hospital Pricing Authority (IHPA), Mr Shane Solomon, today announced the appointment of Mr James Downie as Chief Executive Officer.  More...

One million Australians living in "unhealthy" housing

One million Australians living in "unhealthy" housing

New research led by the University of Adelaide has highlighted the link between poor living conditions and health, and estimates that more than one million Australians are living in sub-standard housing.  More...

University welcomes national ‘Respect’ survey

University welcomes national ‘Respect’ survey

The confidential survey aims to gain greater insights into the nature, prevalence and reporting of sexual assault and sexual harassment. It is the first comprehensive survey of its kind to be undertaken by university students in Australia.  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.