ACT Health

ACT Health

Market Cap:
$247.0
Net Income:
$-2.24 million

The Act on Health Sector Database, also known as Act on Health Sector Database, No. 139/1998, the Health Sector Database Act and in media by other colloquial names, was a 1998 act of the Icelandic Parliament which allowed the Icelandic government to grant a license to a private company for the creation of a national biological database to store health information which could be used for research. The act was noted for boldly introducing policy related to biobanks and was the subject of controversy. deCODE genetics did most of the lobbying for the act and was the beneficiary of the license to create the database. Wikipedia

The Act on Health Sector Database, also known as Act on Health Sector Database, No. 139/1998, the Health Sector Database Act and in media by other colloquial names, was a 1998 act of the Icelandic Parliament which allowed the Icelandic government to grant a license to a private company for the creation of a national biological database to store health information which could be used for research. The act was noted for boldly introducing policy related to biobanks and was the subject of controversy. deCODE genetics did most of the lobbying for the act and was the beneficiary of the license to create the database. Wikipedia

Market Cap:
$247.0
Net Income:
$-2.24 million
  • Mar 8 at 5:44 AM
    As an organisation where 75% of employees are women, its important that we take the time to acknowledge International Women's Day and recognise the significant contributions women make to both ACT Health and the broader #Canberra community. Here are some of our staff at Bowes Street, who took time this afternoon to celebrate #IWD2017 together! #BeBoldForChange
  • Mar 2 at 10:38 PM
    Reduce your risk of heart disease and change the health of a nation. Could the pneumococcal pneumonia vaccine protect against heart disease. Our researchers believe it can but we need your help to prove it. If you have not previously had a stroke or heart attack, you could participate in this simple study. Visit https://auspice.apps.hmri.com.au/ to find out more.
  • Mar 1 at 2:48 AM
    Our Communications team up early this morning (where were you!?) at @GiftofLifes #DonateLife walk 4 of the 5 of them are registered organ donors, soon to become 5 as shes completing the online registration right now! Post your pics from the walk in the comments, and let us know if youve registered as an organ donor. If you havent, you can register on the DonateLife website: http://www.donatelife.gov.au/decide
  • Feb 20 at 10:44 PM
    #CBR heres your opportunity to support Adolescent Mental Health Unit at Canberra Hospital for the chance to win a Volkswagen 2016 Beetle Classic! Peter Munday and the Lennock Motors Volkswagen team are raffling this limited edition VW Beetle, with only 1000 tickets available @ $100 each! Raffle will be drawn on Thursday 23 March in Phillip. Youve got to be in it to win it, so why not buy a ticket and support a worthy cause at the same time? For more information visit www.canberrahospitalfoundation.org.au Permit Number: ACT R 16/00134 #VWAustralia #LoveMyVW Canberra Hospital Foundation ACT Government Classic VW Beetles

Mar 8, 5:44 AM

As an organisation where 75% of employees are women, its important that we take the time to acknowledge International Women's Day and recognise the significant contributions women make to both ACT Health and the broader #Canberra community. Here are some of our staff at Bowes Street, who took time this afternoon to celebrate #IWD2017 together! #BeBoldForChange

Mar 2, 10:38 PM

Reduce your risk of heart disease and change the health of a nation. Could the pneumococcal pneumonia vaccine protect against heart disease. Our researchers believe it can but we need your help to prove it. If you have not previously had a stroke or heart attack, you could participate in this simple study. Visit https://auspice.apps.hmri.com.au/ to find out more.

Mar 1, 2:48 AM

Our Communications team up early this morning (where were you!?) at @GiftofLifes #DonateLife walk 4 of the 5 of them are registered organ donors, soon to become 5 as shes completing the online registration right now! Post your pics from the walk in the comments, and let us know if youve registered as an organ donor. If you havent, you can register on the DonateLife website: http://www.donatelife.gov.au/decide

Feb 20, 10:44 PM

#CBR heres your opportunity to support Adolescent Mental Health Unit at Canberra Hospital for the chance to win a Volkswagen 2016 Beetle Classic! Peter Munday and the Lennock Motors Volkswagen team are raffling this limited edition VW Beetle, with only 1000 tickets available @ $100 each! Raffle will be drawn on Thursday 23 March in Phillip. Youve got to be in it to win it, so why not buy a ticket and support a worthy cause at the same time? For more information visit www.canberrahospitalfoundation.org.au Permit Number: ACT R 16/00134 #VWAustralia #LoveMyVW Canberra Hospital Foundation ACT Government Classic VW Beetles