Private practice

AMA Queensland’s Workplace Relations Team provides members with practical and professional advice for both general and specialist practices.

Contact the Workplace Relations Team by email at workplacerelations@amaq.com.au or phone (07) 3872 2211.

Registrars, employee doctors or contracting doctors

The Workplace Relations Team can support you with:

  • reviewing your employment contract before signing with a potential employer;
  • bullying and harassment support;
  • assistance in resolving pay and leave disputes; and
  • industry specialist corporate partners who understand the legal and accounting structures of being a doctor in private practice.

Practice owners

The Workplace Relations Team can support you with:

  • setting up a private practice and providing free initial consultations with industry-specific corporate partners;
  • interpretation of relevant legislation and awards;
  • employment contracts;
  • workplace policies and procedures;
  • assistance in resolving workplace disputes;
  • advice concerning complaints made;
  • appearing in unfair dismissal actions up to conciliation;
  • workplace relations training; and
  • work, health and safety audits.

Practice managers

The Workplace Relations Team can support you with:

  • practice support in recruiting managing and disciplining staff;
  • private practice portal; and 
  • workplace and employment assistance for the practice.

Contact the Workplace Relations Team by email or phone (07) 3872 2211.