CHS: Proposed change to Mental Health Child & Adolescent Operational Procedure

The HSU has received correspondence from Canberra Health Services about a proposed change to the Custodial Mental Health – Child & Adolescent Operational Procedure.


Following a review undertaken by the Division of Mental Health, Justice Health, and Alcohol & Drug Services (MHJHADS), some proposed changes have been made.


You can view the document at the below link:



What do you think?


It’s important for union members to lead this discussion. How will this affect you? Please send your feedback on this proposal to [E-Mail not displayed] by Thursday 16 May using the subject line CHS Custodial Mental Health Child and Adolescent Operational Procedure.


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Everyone affected by these changes needs to be a union member. Members deserve to have control over their working lives. Tell your colleagues now is the time to join.


New members can join at or call 1300 478 679.