Alcohol and Other Drug Withdrawal Management Policy

Applicable to: Child and Adolescent Health Service, East Metropolitan Health Service, North Metropolitan Health Service, South Metropolitan Health Service, WA Country Health Service and Contracted Health Entities to the extent this policy forms part of the contract.

Description: The purpose of the policy is for Health Service Providers to provide access to a range of inpatient, outpatient and community based alcohol and other drug withdrawal services closer to home to meet the needs of their communities.

Date of effect: 01 August 2017 to 10 August 2020

Policy Framework