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Medical practitioners

A legally qualified medical practitioner under the SRC Act includes a general practitioner, a specialist such as an Orthopaedic Surgeon, Psychiatrist, or a Dentist.

Roles of medical practitioner

  • Assessment and diagnosis
  • Provision of treatment
  • Referrals for specialist treatment
  • Assessment of work capacity and medical certification
  • Provide advice on alternative duties or workplace modifications
Page last updated: 26 Apr 2019