Medical staff

The health and wellbeing of prisoners is the responsibility of all staff at our prisons.

SA Prisoner Health Service (SAPHS)

We have a dedicated health partnership with the SA Prison Health Service who are responsible for providing prisoners with access to primary health care.

Medical roles

SAPHS is a comprehensive service providing health care that is inline with services provided in the community. The SA Prison Health Service requires:

  • Doctors
  • Registered Nurses
  • Senior Medical Practitioners
  • Medical support roles such as administration roles.

Medical positions are the responsibility of SAPHS and are advertised on SA Health Careers.