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Posted: 19/10/2017 News type: News article
ACRRM has made a submission to the Senate Community Affairs Committee Inquiry into the availability and accessibility of diagnostic imaging equipment around Australia. The submission emphasises the importance of the current rural and remote exemption and…
 
Posted: 19/10/2017 News type: News article
Registrations are now open for the Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine's (ACRRM) 2018 courses held in multiple locations across Australia. If you missed out on the course of your choice in 2017, this is your chance to get ahead of the game next…
 
Posted: 19/10/2017 News type: News article
GPs practising in ASGS RA two to five locations are invited to apply for grant funding to undertake the 'Advanced Rural Skills Training in Anaesthesia' or gain the qualification 'DRANZCOG Advanced'. Successful applicants will receive a total of $40,000 over a …
 
Posted: 19/10/2017 News type: News article
Annabelle Brayley shares stories of GPs, specialist medicos, and Royal Flying Doctors helping their communities and saving lives in rural and remote Australia. Brayley was inspired to share the stories of our unsung hero's through both frustration and…
 
Posted: 19/10/2017 News type: News article
The Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM) has provided a submission to the Department of Health's review of the Indemnity Insurance Funds.
 
Posted: 18/10/2017 News type: News article
From 1 November 2017 the Better Access initiative will be expanded to include new Medicare items that allow people in Modified Monash Model regions four to seven to access up to seven of ten consultations through video conferencing.
 
Posted: 12/10/2017 News type: News article
Rural Medicine Australia 2017 (RMA17) is just around the corner. Be quick and register today as tickets are selling fast! This peak annual conference is the perfect opportunity for all rural health professionals to network, gain new and valuable skills, and…
 
Posted: 12/10/2017 News type: News article
The Department of Health has developed a template which provides a checklist for immunisation providers to consider before vaccinating a patient with Zostavax.
 
Posted: 12/10/2017 News type: News article
Be sure to note the upcoming Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) item changes that have resulted from the MBS Review Taskforce recommendations.
 
Posted: 12/10/2017 News type: News article
The Mental Health Professionals Network is hosting a webinar on accessing psychological services using telehealth for rural and remote patients. The new Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) item numbers for Psychologists will commence on 1 November 2017.