Practice manager

As a practice manager, you have a complex, fast paced and rewarding role of managing the core functions of the clinic. There are times when you will need professional support from industry specialists. If you are a practice manager employed by an AMA Queensland member, you are able to access a range of professional services as part of their membership.

The Workplace Relations Team supports hundreds of private practices throughout Queensland with day-to-day workplace disputes. Support provided to practice managers includes:

  • compliance with the Health Professionals & Support Services Award 2010, Nurses Award 2010, National Employment Standards and relevant legislation;
  • establishing rates of pay for practice staff;
  • termination and redundancies;
  • implementation and reviewing of employment contracts; 
  • long services leave support;
  • Fair Work compliance;
  • drafting policies and procedures; and
  • practice training.

The Workplace Relations Team has also created a range of health industry specific employment documents and services that are available for purchase. These include:

  • employment contract templates for practice managers, reception staff, allied health staff, nurses and doctors; 
  • policy and procedures;
  • long service leave calculations;
  • award updates through our Award Subscription Service; and
  • customisable practice training on over 30 topics.

Practice Manager Affiliate

  • Practice managers can now personally connect with our organisations via our Practice Manager Affiliate. You will be able to use the post-nominal PMA of AMA Queensland, receive up to 33% off rates to all our conferences and events, stay up-to-date with our monthly PMA newsletter and receive an affiliate certificate each year.  

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If you are a practice manager who wants to know more about the benefits of AMA Queensland membership, contact our Workplace Relations Team on (07) 3872 2222 or via email on