Dr David Eaton

Distant end practitioner

Located in BENDIGO, VIC

Website www.bendigoOEM.com.au

Dr David Eaton is a Specialist Occupational and Environmental Physician. He has had senior roles, including:

  • Founder and Director, Queensland Vocational Health Services (formerly Queensland's largest independent occupational health service)

  • Police Medical Officer and Director of Health, Victoria Police

  • Corporate Occupational Physician, Virgin Australia Airlines

  • Specialist External Medical Officer, Workcover Queensland

  • Presiding Member, Medical Panels of Victoria

  • Deputy Chair, Medical Assessment Tribunal of Queensland

  • Chair, Wellbeing Committee, Australia New Zealand Policing Advisory Agency (ANZPAA)

  • Medical Adviser, Meadow Lea Foods

  • Medical Adviser, Blackwater Mines

  • Medical Adviser, QCT Resources Limited

  • Medical Adviser, Cook Colliery (Queensland)

  • Medical Adviser, Pioneer Concrete Limited and Pioneer International Limited

  • Medical Adviser, Woolworths Limited (Queensland)

  • Group Medical Director, mlcoa (Healthcorp Group)

  • Medical Adviser, Ingham Enterprises

  • Occupational Physician, General Motors Holden

David has contributed to medical education as State Director of Training (Victoria) with the Australasian Faculty of Occupational and Environmental Medicine (Royal Australasian College of Physicians). He is a Teaching Associate (in Occupational and Environmental Medicine) at Monash University School of Rural medicine in Bendigo.

In addition to his work in Occupational and Environmental Medicine, David is a trained conflict coach and works extensively with organisations both to manage conflict and to build effective, conflict resilient cultures on small to large scales.

David has significant experience in a diverse range of industry sectors (both blue and white collar), including:

  • Aviation

  • Construction

  • Education

  • Emergency services

  • Government

  • IT

  • Law enforcement

  • Manufacturing

  • Medico-legal and independent medical assessment

  • Mining

  • Policing

  • Rail

  • Road transport

  • Sub-aquatic work

  • Telecommunications

David is accredited to undertake most occupational medical assessments, including:

  • Queensland Coal Mine Workers Health Scheme – Nominated Medical Adviser (NMA)

  • Permanent impairment assessments

    • Most jurisdictions and body systems

    • AMA-4, AMA-5, Comcare

  • Rail Safety Workers – Authorised Health Professional

  • Driving medicals

  • Hazardous substance examinations (e.g. asbestos, lead)

  • Alcohol and other drugs (AOD) – Certified Medical Review Officer (MRO)

Consulting disciplines: Occupational and environmental medicine
Using technologies: Skype

Booking contact: Joseph
Telephone 1300 737 711 (24/7)