Issue 60

Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Health
A step in the right direction

Foot care and education provided by roving podiatrist Sara Coombes, and her husband and podiatry assistant Tim, in 14 remote Central Australian communities is reducing the risk of infection, complications and amputation among patients with diabetes....More

Northern Territory PHN


Health Services & Programs
Harnessing corporate relationships to improve health outcomes in rural and remote Australia

The Royal Flying Doctor Service has secured valuable partnerships with the corporate sector, bringing new income streams and expanded services to the RFDS and benefits in revenue, reduced staff turnover and public relations value to the corporate partners. ...More

By Lana Mitchell
Royal Flying Doctor Service


Health Professionals & Practice
GPs meeting the needs of rural communities: the pathway to rural generalism

Rural and remote Australia offers diversity in the range of complex health presentations and provides opportunities for GPs to expand their procedural and non-procedural skills......More

By Ayman Shenouda