Onsite Pre-Employment Medicals – Remote Tasmania

Location: Remote Tasmania

Industry: Mining

Scope

A large lead mining client with operations in remote Tasmania engaged KINNECT to provide Pre-Employment Medical and Functional Testing services for employees of a contractor. The scope of work required the Pre-Employment Medical and Functional Testing to be completed onsite in remote Tasmania and over 11 consecutive days.

The scope of work also included:

  • Provision of Medical and Allied Health Staff to complete Pre-Employment Medicals and Functional Assessments between the hours of 7am – 7pm, over 11 consecutive days including a long weekend.
  • Collection of bloods for blood lead testing.
  • Provision of Medical testing Equipment and Medical Supplies to remote Tasmania for duration of project.

 Challenges

  • Short time frames to mobilise with less than 48 hours’ notice from client to be onsite
  • Mobilisation of Medical and Allied Health staff to remote Tasmania
  • Storage and transportation of blood lead samples. (Nearest pathology centre 2 hour drive from site)
  • Ensuring sufficient medical supplies and medical testing equipment available to complete project

Outcomes Achieved

  • Successfully delivered 150+ Pre-Employment Medicals and Functional Assessments in 11 days
  • Successfully delivered all Pre-Employment Medical and Functional results within 6 hours of completion of each appointment
  • Successfully and efficiently mobilised Medical and Allied Health staff to remote Tasmania
  • Successfully collected and transported over 150 blood lead samples to nearest pathology centre

Onsite Pre-Employment Medicals KINNECT