Health authorities are set to issue a warning about a fake health practitioner working in Melbourne’s west.

The health practitioner has been operating out of Werribee without qualifications.

The Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency is making an announcement on Tuesday afternoon.

AHPRA executive director of strategy and policy Chris Robertson and Department of Health and Human Services acting chief health officer Dr Brett Sutton will address the media to alert patients.

More to come

Chloe Booker, The Age