My Health For Life

Become a paid provider in Central Queensland and the Sunshine Coast to help your patients with chronic disease prevention
My Health for Life is a Queensland integrated risk assessment and behaviour modification program that aims to assist participants to reduce their risk of developing chronic conditions such as type 2 diabetes, heart disease and stroke.

Based in the community and delivered by local healthcare practitioners, this initiative will identify those at high risk of developing chronic conditions and offer them a tailored, but flexible, healthy lifestyle program.

My health for life facilitators must be qualified in one of the below professions. Other health professionals may be eligible. All applications will be individually assessed.

  • Aboriginal Health Worker
  • Diabetes Educator
  • Dietitian
  • Exercise Physiologist
  • Medical Practitioner
  • Multilingual Health Worker
  • Nurse
  • Occupational Therapist
  • Pharmacists
  • Physiotherapist
  • Podiatrist
  • Psychologist
  • Speech Pathologist
My Health for Life will offer eligible participants a structured six-month lifestyle modification program. This program works in partnership with GPs, providing patients an opportunity to participate in an evidence-based lifestyle modification program in their local community.

Facilitators are trained health professionals, including dietitians and exercise physiologists, who have a keen interest in preventive health.
This program is a practical extension of the advice given by GPs to their patients, allowing participants to better understand their lifestyle risks and action their health goals.

GPs will be kept informed of their patient’s progress, completing the care cycle. Health professionals are a critical part of the My Health for Life program, and we look forward to building strong, professional relationships while contributing to your patients’ overall care.

 


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Apply

EOI Sunshine Coast

Please note the Expression of Interest application should be filled out to express your interest as a health professional (in Word document format).

Sunshine Coast EOIs close September 18.

Find out more at the My Health For Life website 

EOI Central Queensland – Rockhampton

Please note the Expression of Interest application should be filled out to express your interest as a health professional (in Word document format).

Central Queensland EOIs close September 4.