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Primary Health Organisation Manager Courses

Primary Health Organisation Managers oversee the daily operations and management of hospitals, large medical and dental centres, community health organisations, and clinical practices. They manage teams of doctors, clinicians, and support staff while ensuring top-level customer service and the billing system maximises incentives from Medicare.

As a Primary Health Organisation Manager you could be developing internal policies and procedures for nursing and administrative staff, preparing a quarterly budget, reading an update to the Medicare billing rules, interviewing a candidate for the clinic’s receptionist position, training a new staff member on record-keeping policies and compliance, or running a staff meeting to discuss some customer service concerns.

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Popular Primary Health Organisation Manager Courses

There are 2 courses available for people who want to become a Primary Health Organisation Manager.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much do Primary Health Organisation Managers earn?

The average salary for Primary Health Organisation Managers is currently $1,593 per week ($82,836 per annum). Increase your earning capacity by obtaining post-graduate qualifications in public health, leadership, and health administration.

What are the job opportunities for Primary Health Organisation Managers?

There are no clear employment figures for Primary Health Organisation Managers working in Australia right now. They are employed by community health organisations, private medical/dental practices, and government-owned agencies.

How do I become a Primary Health Organisation Manager?

Primary Health Organisation Managers need a working knowledge of healthcare administration, as well as business leadership and HR skills. Get started with a VET Diploma of Practice Management which will teach you how to manage health billing and accounting systems while developing your skills in leadership, HR, and business administration.

As your career progresses you will benefit from a Bachelor of Public Health, Master of Health Administration, or Master of Leadership and Management in Healthcare.

Source: Australian Government Labour Market Insights 2023

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Job Pathways

Here are some potential career pathways within medical administration. Click on an occupation to learn more about the role and the qualifications that can help you get started in this industry.