Aged care has received more than its fair share of bad press in recent years, owing largely to revelations from the Royal Commission (RC) into Aged Care Quality and Safety.
NDIS participants living in rural and remote Australia are facing significant issues accessing support to achieve their goals. This is resulting in a mammoth amount of unused funds and many left needing help.
Residents of rural and remote Australia often experience disadvantages and inequalities when it comes to healthcare access and delivery.
Doctor Care Anywhere Group has entered the Australian telehealth market with the acquisition of Tasmanian-based GP2U Telehealth.
Heart of Australia's HEART 4 truck hits the road to bring life-saving services to remote and rural Queensland.
There is more work to do in acknowledging and sufficiently supporting our rural allied health services into the future.
Rapid, molecular point-of-care tests can be used in remote settings to accurately detect the presence of Strep A bacterium in just six minutes.
The Royal Australian College of General Practitioners is encouraging future GPs to undertake their training in a rural or remote community in 2021.
Associate Professor Ruth Stewart has been appointed as the new National Rural Health Commissioner, succeeding Professor Paul Worley.
The government has announced that the office of the National Rural Health Commissioner will be extended past its current expiry date of 30 June 2020.
Dr Michael McLaughlin was a medical student at JCU when he discovered a love of working in rural and remote communities.
Dr Ebonney van der Meer set her sights on moving to Cooktown, with a mission in mind — to make a difference in the community.
Junior doctors in regional and rural Australia more likely to be satisfied than metropolitan counterparts, says UNSW research.
A new screening method is breaking down cultural barriers to improve cervical cancer prevention.
Dr Rengel spends his time flying to remote communities in WA, providing medical assistance. He shares how he combines his love of rural medicine with flying.