Mandatory Testing of a Suspected Transferor for an Infectious Disease

Applicable to: Health care workers employed by WA Health

Description: To provide health care workers employed by WA Health with guidelines for the management of disease test authorisations and disease test orders presented by WA Police.

Legal requirements: Mandatory Testing (Infectious Diseases) Act 2014

Mandatory Testing of a Suspected Transferor for an Infectious Disease

This operational directive will provide health care workers employed by WA Health with guidelines for the management of disease test authorisations presented by WA Police, under the Mandatory Testing (Infectious Diseases) Act 2014.


Dr David Russell-Weisz
DIRECTOR GENERAL
DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH WA

Date of effect: 20 October 2015 to 20 October 2018

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