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Support for new doctors to work in rural NSW

The NSW Government is offering up to 50 scholarships worth $3000 to junior doctors embarking on careers as Rural Generalists in regional, rural and remote NSW. Member for Port Macquarie, Leslie Williams said the new scholarships, available in Port Macquarie will be awarded to junior doctors who start advanced skills training in the NSW Rural [...]

By |2019-12-18T12:16:46+10:00December 18th, 2019|News|0 Comments

Volunteering research highlights complexity of palliative care in rural areas

A recent paper by academics from Monash University and Swinburne University of Technology highlights the complexities of palliative care in rural communities, and the need to more deliberately integrate palliative care volunteers into service delivery. Dawn Whittall, Susan Lee and Margaret O’Connor searched across databases to extract information about the challenges of rural palliative care, [...]

By |2017-01-19T14:57:36+10:00July 20th, 2016|News|0 Comments
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