Capstone Health is headed by Dr Matthew Atkins, a consultant occupational physician with extensive experience consulting to mining and resource sectors in Australia. His special interest is in HSE strategy, in particular using a risk-based approach in screening and assessment to achieve better outcomes with more efficient resource allocation.
Capstone Health's extensive programs and support packages offer a comprehensive suite of occupational and travel medicine services nationwide; with centralised overarching medical directorship to ensure quality and consistency are delivered at each moment.
Periodic medical checks are delivered using onsite deliver models and are supported by a fully integrated digital health platform such that your business and people can have access to the best care and support, regardless of the location. We offer Occupational Physician consulting services alongside health surveillance, injury management and employment medical delivery as a clinically integrated one stop shop.
Our key packages offer a full clinical governance and risk management approach to each business we work with. Our medical and health teams providing insight and expert guidance to negotiate evolving Occupational Health and Safety regulatory environments whilst getting the best out of your people. A partnership with Capstone Health allows you to take control and stay ahead of the game.
Dr Matthew Atkins
MBBS Grad DipOHS DTM&H FACTM FAFOEM
Capstone Health is figureheaded by Dr Matthew Atkins, Dr Atkins is a consultant occupational physician with extensive experience consulting to mining and resource sectors in Australia. His special interest is in HSE strategy, in particular using a risk-based approach in screening and assessment to achieve better outcomes with more efficient resource allocation.
He has extensive hands on experience on mine sites and a long association with Rio Tinto; overseeing and delivering the company’s Periodic Medical Program since 2009.
He has undertaken two separate strategic reveiws during that time, including the design and implementation of a nurse-only periodic screening delivery option supported by real time medical oversight and Occupational Physician signoff which has been used successfully by several sites over the last few years to assess and risk stratify safety critical workers.
Capstone was an early adopter of Telehealth under Dr Atkins guidance and is seen as a marketing leader in the utilising of the technology for injury classification and management.
Dr Atkins provides Medical Direction and Governance along with site-based clinic and staffing oversight to Rio Tinto’s Argyle Diamond Mine and 14 other remote mining and offshore installations around Australian. Recently he was engaged to advise BHP and Rio in conjunction with others to assist in COVID 19 response strategies.