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Allied Health Professions

Click here to learn more about the various disciplines under the Allied Health job group and the career opportunities available now.


Audiologist

Helps people with their hearing, and fits hearing aids and cochlear implants

  

 

 
Physiotherapist
Treats movement disorders, helping patients to relieve pain and improve mobility

    

        


Care Coordinator
Ensures smooth and safe transition of patient care from hospital to community

 


Podiatrist

Treats patients with medical conditions involving the feet and lower limbs

   


Case Management Officer
Coordinates and implements care, teaching and counselling plans to help patients and families with more complex needs

 


Prosthetist and Orthotist
Designs and fits artificial limbs 


Dietitian

Uses scientific knowledge of food and human nutrition to help people maintain and achieve good health

   


Psychologist

Helps patients enhance their psychological well-being by assessing their personalities, intellectual and brain functions


Embryologist
Performs IVF procedures

 


Radiographer

Produces radiographic images of the body to aid in diagnosing illnesses or injuries

  


Medical Social Worker

A multi-faceted role, which includes patient counselling and mediation

 

 


Radiation Physicist
Provides quality assurance on radiation treatment plans


Medical Technologist

Performs a full range of laboratory tests on body fluids, tissues, and cells to uncover diseases

  

 


Radiation Therapist

Treats cancer patients using sophisticated computerised equipment and techniques to accurately deliver the prescribed radiation dose to kill the cancer cells

  


Occupational Therapist

Helps people perform day-to-day tasks and live more productively

  

 


Respiratory Therapist

Provides respiratory care and therapy that deals with deficiencies and abnormalities of the cardio-respiratory system


Optometrist

Diagnoses and tests vision to prescribe glasses and contact lens

   

 


Scientific Officer
Oversees review of laboratory quality assurance activities and ensures compliance with requirements of relevant laboratory accreditation and regulatory agencies


Orthoptist
Assists Ophthalmologist to assess, diagnose and treat patients with eye disorders

 


Sonographer
Provides high quality ultrasound imaging services


Pharmacist

Dispenses the right medicine at the right dose for patients to ensure that they receive pharmaceutical care of the highest quality

 

 


Speech Therapist
Treats people with speech, swallowing, language or communication problems


Perfusionist
Conducts safe management of cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) for patients undergoing cardiac surgery

 


Transplant Coordinator
Coordinates pre-transplant evaluation and post-operative care of transplant patients