Scope of Clinical Practice
Latrobe Regional Hospital is committed to a robust and
comprehensive approach to credentialing and defining the scope of clinical
It will promote, support and participate in this activity
as an investment in the future health of the community it serves.
All senior medical staff who wish to have admitting rights
at LRH and/or work within LRH must be credentialed and have their scope of
clinical practice defined before starting work.
For further information and/or to access applications
online, please contact the Executive office on 5173 8823.
The online credentialing form can be found at:
Frequently Asked Questions
What information will you need to complete your
copies of all specialist or other qualifications (other than primary medical
of identification – 100 point test – Verification of signatory – 100 point
check as required by Austrac http://www.austrac.gov.au
of current medical indemnity insurance/certificate. Initial applications
need to supply a certified copy.
of relevant visa documents (if applicable)
with children check
check (less than 6 months old)
of continuing medical education
How can I apply for credentialing and scope of clinical
practice at LRH?
Contact the Executive Office who will set up an account and
provide you with a password.
Can I still access my application once submitted?
Yes, your application will be available until required by
the LRH Credentials Committee.
Who has access to my application?
The Chief Executive and the assistant to the Credentials
Committee have the ability to view and print your application.
They are unable to change or alter your application in any
What are the benefits of applying online?
Easier to submit. Reapplications – only need updating.
Can I change my password? (or I have forgotten my password)
Yes by contacting the Executive Office to arrange this.