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Q3 report shows strong performance: Health Ombudsman

The latest Office of the Health Ombudsman (OHO) quarterly performance report shows that 1575 complaints were made to the Queensland health service complaints agency between January and March.

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Doctor suspended for two months for slapping child during consultation

A doctor who slapped a child during a consultation has had his registration as a medical practitioner suspended for two months after action was taken by the Health Ombudsman.


Nurse case highlights need for drug monitoring

A recent case has highlighted the need for further improvements to the regulation and management of controlled medicines in Queensland.


Holiday period closure times 2016-2017—Office of the Health Ombudsman

The office will be closed from 4 pm Friday 23 December 2016 until 9 am Tuesday 3 January 2017.

You can still make a health service complaint online or by email, which we will action when we return in the 2017.

Thank you.


Health Ombudsman releases report into medicine regulation in Queensland

A Health Ombudsman investigation has found deficiencies in the management and regulation of the most potent and addictive drugs used in the Queensland health system.

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