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Mulgrave Road Medical Centre
07 4044 0444

318 Mulgrave Road, Westcourt QLD 4870  FAX: 07 4044 0445    HealthLink ID – drcairns


Monday - Friday: 8.00am - 5.00pm
Sat, Sun & Public Holidays: CLOSED

Open every alternate Tuesday from 9am to allow for Clinical Education

Walk-in Service

By arrangement on the day
Please phone ahead

Pre-employment, Rail, Aviation, Coal Board Medicals

Pre-employment, Rail, Aviation, Coal Board Medicals

Our practice offers a wide range of employment and pre-employment medicals.

In fact, we have got a medical for almost every single sort of medical there is.

Rail, Commercial Driver's License and Coal Board medicals are completed by experienced doctors, in accordance with the underlying requirements of the time.

Our medicals are based on;

  • The highest level of service. We aim for 24-hour turnaround.
  • Best value for money, which automatically includes an unwillingness to compromise on quality of care.
  • Can be done on your paperwork or ours
  • Can be paid for at the time
  • Employers and their regular support team can organise an account with us -- to pay for medicals as they are required
  • Ordinarily include a charge for the doctor conducting the medical, and charges for tests that are done at the time.
  • The charge for the doctor ordinarily reflects the length and complexity of the medical that is required at the time. 
  • Our receipts other tests or services that were provided by us e.g. Alcohol and Drug Screen, ECG, Spirometry, blood tests, Chest X-Ray etcetera
  • Tests we routinely attend to include vital signs, height, weight, BMI, visual acuity, colour-blindness, audiology, impedance tympanometry, spirometry (lung function tests), urinalysis, alcohol and drug screen, lung function tests, blood tests, and more.
  • Functional Assessments can be completed at the time of the medical.

To organise an employment or pre-employment medical please;

  • Contact the medical practice by telephone or complete the contact form on our website
  • Book the medical you require
  • Ensure that you know whether you are using your paperwork or ours
  • Complete your section of the paperwork (manually or electronically) prior to attending the medical practice
  • Make sure you bring two different forms of identification, including one with a photograph of you, so that your identity can be verified on the day

Our employment and pre-employment medical service is as well-set up and responsive as it can be.

Please let us know if there is more we can do.

We can help you with any number of different Medicals including –

  • Coal Board
  • Mining
  • Driving – commercial and private
  • Overseas Employment with vaccinations
  • Health Clearances
  • Boxing
  • Drug and Alcohol Testing

A standard Medical will incorporate – Vision Assessment, Colour Blindness, Blood Pressure, Urine Analysis, Height, Weight, BMI, Medical History questionnaires, as well as a Doctor assessment of Cardiovascular, Respiratory and the Central Nervous System.

Additional tests and components available include – Audiometry, Spirometry, Vaccinations, ECG, Musculoskeletal and Aerobic Fitness.

Conveniently we also have Pathology, Occupational Therapist and Chemist on site to compliment this service.