Pre-employment, aviation and MVR assessments

At Mall Medical Centre in Alice Springs, we provide assessments to evaluate if you are fit to undertake work or operate a motor vehicle. Our doctors follow requirements outlined by regulators to aid in limiting any risk factors. Read more about each medical assessment we offer below. If you have any questions or would like to book, contact our clinic today.

Pre-employment Medicals

If you are hiring new staff to work in a physically demanding environment, you want to be sure you are employing someone who is capable of completing the job safely and effectively.
Our doctors offer detailed pre-employment medicals to suit the industry you work in. An examination may include the following:
  • Spirometry
  • Audiometry
  • Drug & alcohol tests
  • Musculoskeletal checks
  • Work fitness assessments
  • Central nervous system tests
  • Test for hernias or other abdominal abnormalities
  • Heart, blood pressure & pulse check
  • Vision tests including colour blindness
  • Height, weight & body mass index (BMI) measurements
  • Urinalysis for diabetes, kidney or bladder disorders
We conduct pre-employment medical assessments in accordance with Safe Work NT regulations.

MVR Medicals

If you are a person with a disability or medical condition, you may need to have an assessment to prove you are fit to drive a motor vehicle. The Driver Licensing Authority (MVR) will issue, renew, suspend or cancel licences based on the severity of the following:
  • Diabetes
  • Blackouts
  • Sleep disorders
  • Substance misuse
  • Psychiatric conditions
  • Vision & eye disorders
  • Hearing loss & deafness
  • Neurological conditions
  • Cardiovascular conditions
  • Musculoskeletal conditions
Our Alice Springs doctors will conduct a full medical assessment and provide you with a form to submit to the MVR Medical Compliance Unit. You will be then contacted on the outcome of your assessment, which may mean changes to the conditions on your licence.