What healthcare managers do



Healthcare managers are collectively responsible for managing many billions of taxpayer dollars in an industry comprised of more than 750,000 staff – Australia’s largest workforce. 

Watch the video to understand how healthcare is a career path offering an enormous variety of exciting management possibilities. Healthcare managers work in a wide range of roles from strategy to operations, in every possible workplace setting from small health practices to entire health systems, in every community from urban and rural to remote. 

Health Service Managers are bound by a common goal of wanting to make a difference in their respective communities – they do this by managing the systems and people who deliver healthcare on a daily basis around the nation.