Strategies and Policies

Queensland Policies and Strategies

Queensland Sexual Health Strategy 2016-2021

This Strategy has been developed by the Queensland Department of Health and addresses a broad range of sexual and reproductive health issues including health promotion, prevention, clinical service provision and community education. View the Queensland Sexual Health Strategy 2016-2021

Queensland Hepatitis B Action Plan 2016-2021

This plan acknowledges the current provision of quality services and focuses on prevention and increased access to testing, management and treatment for people living with chronic hepatitis B. (Author: Queensland Health). View the Queensland Hepatitis B Action Plan 2016-2021

Queensland Hepatitis C Action Plan 2016-2021

This action plan acknowledges the current provision of quality hepatitis C prevention, testing and treatment services within Queensland Health, the private sector and community based organisations across Queensland. (Author: Queensland Health). View the Queensland Hepatitis C Action Plan 2016-2021

National Policies and Strategies

Second National Hepatitis B Strategy

The second National Hepatitis B Strategy 2014-2017 is one of five strategies aiming to reduce sexually transmissible infections (STI) and blood borne viruses (BBV), and the morbidity, mortality and personal and social impacts they cause. (Author: Department of Health, Australian Government). View the Second National Hepatitis B Strategy  

Fourth National Hepatitis C Strategy

The fourth National Hepatitis C Strategy 2014-2017 is one of five strategies aiming to reduce sexually transmissible infections (STI) and blood borne viruses (BBV), and the morbidity, mortality and personal and social impacts they cause. (Author: Department of Health, Australian Government). View the Fourth National Hepatitis C Strategy

National Hepatitis B Testing Policy

The National Hepatitis B Testing Policy outlines current best practice for health professionals ordering and interpreting hepatitis B serology.​ View the National Hepatitis B Testing Policy 

National Hepatitis C Testing Policy

The National Hepatitis C Testing Policy outlines current best practice for health professionals ordering and interpreting hepatitis C serology.​ View the National Hepatitis C Testing Policy

Global Strategies and Policies

Global health sector strategy on viral hepatitis 2016-2021

This is the first global health sector strategy on viral hepatitis, a strategy that contributes to the achievement of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. View the Global health sector strategy on viral hepatitis 2016-2021

Global policy report on the prevention and control of viral hepatitis in WHO Member States

The periodic evaluation of implementation of the WHO strategy requires an initial baseline survey of all Member States. In mid-2012, WHO, in collaboration with the World Hepatitis Alliance, conducted such a survey, asking Member States to provide information relating to the four axes of the WHO strategy. In particular, Member States were asked whether key prevention and control activities are being conducted. View the Global policy report on the prevention and control of viral hepatitis in WHO Member States 

Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis Infection: Framework for Global Action

This framework describes four areas of work to prevent, treat and save the lives of people living with hepatitis through targeted regional and country-specific strategies. View the Prevention and Control of Viral Hepatitis Infection: Framework for Global Action

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