You will need this licence if you intend to operate a private hospital or a private day procedure centre.
Private hospitals are entities that provide health services, including on a live-in basis. Private day procedure centres provide the following procedures to patients who are admitted and discharged on the same day:
- procedures involving general, spinal, epidural or major regional block anaesthetic
- procedures involving intravenous sedation
- procedures involving local anaesthetic
- cardiac catheterisations
- gastrointestinal endoscopy
- renal analysis
- cosmetic surgery.