regional health

Dire doctor issue prompts extreme action

premium_icon Dire doctor issue prompts extreme action

40 per cent of one hospital’s doctors are fly-in, fly-out.

How the new government could commit to better rural health

premium_icon How the new government could commit to better rural health

The politicians will need to commit to making healthcare accessible.

Backpacker's night out leads to rural medicine

premium_icon Backpacker's night out leads to rural medicine

Horrific ordeal at Airlie is catalyst for rural practice.

Burnett's alarming stats on killer disease

Burnett's alarming stats on killer disease

Prostate cancer foundation chair says regional men are more at risk.

Brave mum gave birth on the side of the highway

premium_icon Brave mum gave birth on the side of the highway

Nicholas Hawton is one of many babies born on the side of the road

NEVER AGAIN: Inquest into Gladstone baby's death concludes

premium_icon NEVER AGAIN: Inquest into Gladstone baby's death concludes

The inquest took submissions as to how to prevent similar tragedies.

Medicare rebate freeze hurting regional health

Medicare rebate freeze hurting regional health

Medicare rebate freeze is squeezing regional doctors and patients

Higher cancer death rate for regions

Higher cancer death rate for regions

Regional Australians are still more likely to die of cancer

QCWA to help tackle obesity in regional cities

QCWA to help tackle obesity in regional cities

$2m program for QCWA to help tackle obesity

Our regions some of the worst for stroke incidence

Our regions some of the worst for stroke incidence

We have some of the highest numbers of stroke victims in the nation

Health industry calls on government to adopt 'tele-health'

Health industry calls on government to adopt 'tele-health'

62% of rural Australians victims of shortages of health professional

Springborg announces new rural health delivery framework

Springborg announces new rural health delivery framework

BETTER health services could soon be on the way