Engagement of Medical Practitioners under Contracts for Services Policy

Applicable to: Health Service Providers, Contracted Medical Practitioners

Description: This policy regulates and ensures uniform terms of engagement, by Health Service Providers, of Contracted Medical Practitioners to provide medical services to public patients admitted to a public health care facility.
The policy prescribes, as related documents, the template form of medical services agreement to be used by Health Service Providers:

  • Fee For Service Medical Services Agreement Template no subcontractors.
  • Fee For Service Medical Services Agreement Template with subcontractors.
  • Day Rate Medical Services Agreement Template.

Health Service Providers must adapt the standard templates and adopt Health Service Provider specific templates for all classes of Contracted Medical Practitioner engagement. Health Service Providers must obtain the prior approval of the Policy Owner for Health Service Provider specific templates.

The Policy is part of the Procurement Policy Framework.

Date of effect: 14 February 2018 to 31 January 2021

Policy Framework

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