3259-Health Associate Professionals Not Elsewhere Classified

Job Title: 

Health Associate Professionals Not Elsewhere Classified

Job Description: 

This unit group covers health associate professionals not classified elsewhere in Sub-Major Group 32 ?Health associate professionals?.


Tasks include:

  • interviewing and examining patients to obtain information on their health status and the nature and extent of injury, illness or other physical or mental health condition
  • recording information on patients? health status and responses to treatment in medical record-keeping systems
  • referring clients to or conferring with other health professionals or associate professionals if required
  • attending accidents, emergencies and requests for medical assistance
  • assessing health of patients, determining need for assistance, and assessing specialised needs and factors affecting patients' conditions
  • performing therapies and administering drugs according to protocol
  • resuscitating and defibrillating patients and operating life-support equipment
  • transporting accident victims to medical facilities
  • transporting sick and disabled persons to and from medical facilities for specialised treatment and rehabilitation
  • instructing community groups and essential service workers in first aid
  • attending public gatherings and sporting events where accidents and other health emergencies may occur
Additional Notes: 

This unit group includes


This unit group excludes

Ambulance driver (8322)

Specific Occupations: 


Other health associate professionals n.e.c.

Source Of Info: 

Source: SINGAPORE STANDARD OCCUPATIONAL CLASSIFICATION 2015, Department of Statistics, Ministry of Trade & Industry, Republic of Singapore