**COVID-19 VACCINES** The Local Doctor currently **ONLY** have AstraZeneca vaccines, we have **NOT** been allocated any Pfizer. If you would like to go on our waitlist for an AstraZeneca Vaccine, please contact reception. Please note that our wait times are over a month long, this due to limited allocation to our clinics. Alternatively, vaccination hubs are taking online bookings for all eligible patients.
**COVID-19 VACCINES** The Local Doctor currently **ONLY** have AstraZeneca vaccines, we have **NOT** been allocated any Pfizer. If you would like to go on our waitlist for an AstraZeneca Vaccine, please contact reception. Please note that our wait times are over a month long, this due to limited allocation to our clinics. Alternatively, vaccination hubs are taking online bookings for all eligible patients.

Employment medicals

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Better, faster, cheaper – why get your pre-employment medical or ongoing employment medical assessments done anywhere else?

Pre-employment medical

  • Executive health assessments
  • Rail medicals
  • Corporate Skin Checks
  • Vaccination programs

We perform all employment-related medical examinations. All our employment medical doctors are AHPRA registered specialists.

Medical assessments are important for both employees and employers to safely introduce a candidate into the requirements of a role in a specific environment.

At the Local Doctor, we assist individuals and employers to carry out efficient pre-employment medicals for your upcoming employment. Our skilled doctors offer a comprehensive medical assessment tailored to your profession and get the results delivered to your employers in a timely manner.

Medical Examinations

Examples of industry and employment situations where medical examinations may be performed:

  • Public passenger vehicle drivers (Uber, Taxis)
  • Commercial drivers (medium rigid, heavy rigid, heavy combination or multiple combination vehicles)
  • Rail industry workers (Categories 1-3) – Assessed as per the National Standard for Health Assessment of Rail Safety Workers
  • All employee health assessments
  • Adjustment to injury counselling
  • Functional capacity assessments

Our services are comprehensive and may include the following;

  • Onsite drug and alcohol screening; Urine Drug Screen
  • Audiometry
  • Vision testing, including colour testing and peripheral vision
  • Spirometry (lung function testing)
  • On-site physiotherapy
  • Hernia identification
  • Musculoskeletal assessments including joint of range of motion and tests of strength
  • Standard medical examinations (Blood pressure, Body Mass Index, Urinalysis)
  • ECG

Our team will strive to deliver the results of your comprehensive assessment within 2 business days and offer continuity of care where needed.

Man wearing hardhat feeling the back of his neck in pain as he awaits a medical examination
Taxi driver transporting passengers after receiving employment medical assessment
Moving train driven by a driver who has completed their medical assessment and met National Standard for Health Assessment of Rail Safety Workers