Our doctors at 1 Health Medical Centre have experience with WorkCover and occupational
health issues. If you or your employee gets injured at work our doctors can assess, treat
and issue WorkCover NSW-Certificates of Capacity.
We will be able to assess you or your employees within 30 minutes of arrival at our centre
without an appointment.
Please indicate to our reception staff that you have sustained a work related injury in order
to receive prompt treatment.
Our doctors understand the significant costs both economically and emotionally that a work
related injury is to the employee and the employer. All our work injured patients will be
treated under evidence based medical guidelines to assist in their full recovery.
Our Doctors understand the importance of communication and will communicate with the assigned return to work coordinator of the company. This communication can be via email, or via telephone .Our doctors will discuss your employee's injuries, the outcome of the consultation with the doctor and an appropriate return to work plan.
Our doctors can also complete your company's return to work plan for the employee and have the return to work plan emailed or faxed along with the WorkCover Medical Certificate.
Xrays,Ultrasounds and CT scans
X-Rays,Ultrasounds and CT scans are available for our injured patients across the road from our practice, at Carlingford Medical Imaging. Instant x-rays,ultrasoundsand CT scan images can be viewed by our doctors electronically ,once they have been taken.
Specialised tests such as Magnetic Resonance Imagings (MRI scans ), Computed Tomography (CT scans) and Bone Scans are subject to approvals from the insurer. These can be organised on the same day if clinically indicated
Onsite Rehabilitation and Physiotherapy
Our doctors believe in the Team approach to treating injured workers .We have onsite physiotherapy who are able to treat musculoskeletal injuries, to carry out casting and splinting of fractured limbs and to design individual functional strengthening programs.