Occupation Profile – Specialist Physician (General Medicine) – (ANZSCO 253311) – Skilled / Employer-Sponsored Migration

Occupation TitleSPECIALIST PHYSICIAN (GENERAL MEDICINE)
ANZSCO Code253311
Occupations in this Group253311 Specialist Physician (General Medicine)
253312 Cardiologist
253313 Clinical Haematologist
253314 Medical Oncologist
253315 Endocrinologist
253316 Gastroenterologist
253317 Intensive Care Specialist
253318 Neurologist
253321 Paediatrician
253322 Renal Medicine Specialist
253323 Rheumatologist
253324 Thoracic Medicine Specialist
253399 Specialist Physicians nec
DescriptionInvestigates and diagnoses internal human disorders and diseases, and administers treatment. Registration or licensing is required.
Skill Level1
SpecialisationNone
Occupation ListMedium and Long-term Strategic Skills List (MLTSSL)
Combined list of eligible skilled occupations for subclasses 457 and 186
Tasks-examining patients to determine the nature and extent of problems after referral from General Medical Practitioners and other medical specialists, and undertaking laboratory tests and diagnostic procedures
-analysing test results and other medical information to make diagnoses
-prescribing and administering drugs, and remedial and therapeutic treatment and procedures
-recording medical information and data
-reporting specified contagious and notifiable diseases to government health and immigration authorities
-may admit or refer patients to hospitals
-may consult other medical specialists
Skills Assessment AuthorityMedical Board of Australia
Related Occupations253312 Cardiologist
253313 Clinical Haematologist
253314 Medical Oncologist
253315 Endocrinologist
253316 Gastroenterologist
253317 Intensive Care Specialist
253318 Neurologist
253321 Paediatrician
253322 Renal Medicine Specialist
253323 Rheumatologist
253324 Thoracic Medicine Specialist
253399 Specialist Physicians nec
State Sponsorship OptionsSkilled Nominated visa (subclass 190) Sponsorship
Skilled Regional (Provisional) visa (subclass 489) Sponsorship
English RequirementsProficient English (e.g. IELTS: at least 7 in each skill)