The Medical Officers’ (Queensland Health) Certified Agreement (No. 5) 2018 (MOCA 5) was certified on Friday 31st May 2019.
You can read a copy of the Decision here. A copy of MOCA 5 can be found here.
Here's a summary of ASMOFQ's wins for you:
All Medical Officers
2.5% pay increase per annum (with backpay)
*NEW* 2x 10-minute paid rest pauses in the first and second half of the day (or can be combined as 1x 20-minute paid break); and
*NEW* Digital Recall payments.
~40% increase in Professional Development Allowance (from $1,575.93 to $2,200 per annum);
~40% increase in Vocational Training Subsidy (from $2,626.50 to $3,670 per annum);
60% increase in Professional Development Leave (from 5 days to 8 days per annum);
100% increase in Examination Leave (from 2 days to 4 days per permissible occasion);
New entitlement for up to 3 days' travel time for rural and remote doctors accessing PDL; and
Accrued Professional Development Leave to be preserved for 25 months, if a Medical Officer leaves the health service.
Senior Medical Officers
Increase in SMO Professional Development Allowance:
$20,500 in the 1st year
$21,000 in the 2nd year; and
$21,500 in the 3rd year