SA Government Gazette

The official publication of the South Australian Government

Mental Health Authorised Officers

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

MENTAL HEALTH ACT 2009
Authorised Officers

NOTICE is hereby given in accordance with Section 3(1) of the Mental Health Act 2009, that the Chief Psychiatrist has determined the following classes of persons as Authorised Officers commencing from 10 April 2018:

Women’s and Children’s Health Network:

  • Mental health service employed mental health clinicians: Occupational Therapists, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Registered Nurses and Social Workers.
  • Emergency Department employed Paediatric Medical Practitioners (Resident and above), Senior Medical Practitioners and Registered Nurses (level 1 and above).

Dr B. McKenny
Chief Psychiatrist