Facebook is a popular forum for consumers to discover and share information, with 60% of Australians being users of social networks including Facebook.
Our Facebook page extends our reach with these consumers, increasing awareness of our role as Australia’s regulator of medicines, medical devices, blood, cell and tissue products.
Consumers can use the page to find information and tips on the safety of medicines and medical devices, while health professionals can use it to follow the latest news and guidance on the regulation of therapeutic goods.
Consumers can now report dodgy ads for medicines and medical devices through a single online form
The Department of Health and Aged Care acknowledges First Nations peoples as the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to all Elders both past and present.