WorkSafe Clinical Panel

The clinical panel undertake clinical reviews and provide clinical and rehabilitation support and advice to WorkSafe's claims staff, agents and healthcare providers.



The ultimate objective of the Clinical Panel is to collaborate with agents to ensure timely and appropriate return to work and maximise health outcomes for injured workers.

The Clinical Panel is comprised of highly qualified medical and allied healthcare professionals.

Panel members provide advice to WorkSafe and Agents on individual claim level and contribute to the broader development and implementation of WorkSafe's policies and initiatives to improve health service provision. They support health providers in applying the principles of the Clinical Framework for the Delivery of Health Services when treating injured workers and review outlier provider performance to manage health risks and quality safeguards.


WorkSafe welcomes applications from suitably qualified and experienced Medical and Allied Health practitioners in the following categories:

  • Medical Practitioners (in particular from the following specialties):
    • Addiction Medicine
    • General Practice
    • Occupational and Environmental Medicine
    • Pain Medicine
    • Psychiatry
    • Rehabilitation Medicine
    • Sport and Exercise Medicine
  • Physiotherapists
  • Clinical and Health Psychologists
  • Chiropractors
  • Osteopaths
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Dentists
  • Pharmacists
  • Prosthetists
  • Audiologists

Application process

Applications will be assessed on the basis of the mandatory criteria, selection criteria and professional declaration.

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