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  Published: 28/03/2018





According to the Medical Practitioners (Vocational Registration) Amendment Order 2001, ‘Medical administration’ means the branch of medicine that involves the performance of administrative or managerial functions that:

  1. Require the application of the clinical knowledge, skill, and judgment of a registered medical practitioner; and
  2. Are capable of affecting the health and safety of the public or any person; and
  3. Are performed for the purpose of ---
    1. Administering or managing a hospital or other health service; or
    2. Developing health operational policy; or
    3. Planning health services; or
    4. Purchasing health services or disability services;


  4. Are not performed for the purposes of diagnosing or treating patients or practising another branch of medicine.