Aspen Medical to provide Health Professionals to the Australian Defence Force across Australia.

Thursday, June 28, 2012 - 14

Aspen Medical has been selected by Medibank Health Solutions (MHS) to provide medical practitioners, specialist and allied health professionals to all on-base Australian Defence Force (ADF) facilities across Australia.  This is the outcome of the largest services tender conducted by Joint Health Command for healthcare professionals for the ADF.

Glenn Keys, Managing Director of Aspen Medical, says, “We are committed to ensuring all ADF on-base facilities are staffed with highly qualified and credentialed medical professionals. This contract builds on our reputation for providing healthcare services and training to Australian Defence Force personnel”.

George Savvides, Managing Director of Medibank, says, “This contract is an exciting opportunity for all parties involved. It will enable the delivery of quality care across a full range of health services including prevention, treatment and rehabilitation for both physical and mental health. This service would not be possible without the expertise of our subcontractors and we are looking forward to working together to ensure better health outcomes for all ADF personnel. ”

Aspen Medical is currently one of the largest providers of healthcare services to the Defence Force, both across Australia and in operational zones.  Aspen is providing complete healthcare solutions in the Solomon Islands and Timor to Australian Government personnel.  Aspen is also contracted by the Department of Defence to deliver the ‘Care of Battle Casualty’ first aid training course to all Australian Defence Force (ADF) personnel deploying to the Middle East.

Aspen in UK is providing healthcare personnel to the British Ministry of Defence for deployment into Afghanistan.

Aspen also provides healthcare services to the resource sector, including mining, oil and gas industries, as well as indigenous health and support for Federal and State Government Health services.

Aspen Medical is operating around the world in the Middle East, UK, US, Canada, PNG, Timor, Solomon Islands and around Australia.  Aspen’s ability to provide complete healthcare solutions, tailored to meet specific customer’s needs, combined with robust and detailed logistics planning has seen Aspen selected by Governments and major corporations around the world.