National Code of Conduct for Health Care Workers NT

Implementing the National Code of Conduct for health care workers in the NT – Have your say

You or a representative from your organisation are invited to participate in a consultation on implementing the National Code of Conduct for health care workers in the Northern Territory (NT).  The National Code would apply to health care workers who are not registered under the National Registration and Accreditation Scheme.

The consultation is being conducted by the NT Department of Health and the Health and Community Services Complaints Commission.  Feedback is sought from workers in the health, aged care and disability sectors, allied health practitioners, alternative and complementary medicine practitioners and as well as service providers, consumer groups, peak organisations and all other interested members of the public.

An Information Paper is available on this page.  A feedback template is also attached.  You can submit your feedback using the template (or not) to

Public forums are being conducted during early December in Darwin, Alice Springs and Katherine as follows:

11.00am – 1.00pm
5 December 2017
Katherine Hospital Training Room
10.00am – 12.00pm
7 December 2017
Royal Darwin Hospital Auditorium
Alice Springs:
10.00am – 12.00pm
11 December 2017
R.E.D Centre Building
Alice Springs Hospital
10.00am – 12.00pm
13 December 2017
Contact: or call 08 8922 7247 for details.

You can register your attendance at a forum by emailing or calling the Workforce Strategy team on 08 8922 7247.  Please also email if you would like to attend a videoconference / teleconference.

Please email or call the Workforce Strategy Team on 08 8922 7247 if you require further information.  The information paper and further details will be released on in the coming days.  Information is also available by calling the HCSCC on 08 8999 1969.

Download National Code of Conduct NT Information Paper 
Download National Code of Conduct NT Consultation doc