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Telehealth limited by connectivity - Not technology

19 Feb 2019

Telehealth is no new feat. The Flying Doctor has been doing it for over 90 years. Established with Alfred Trager’s pedal radio that connected those in the bush to a doctor, telehealth now forms the core of the RFDS service with 88,188 telehealth consultations delivered in the last year.

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Government pledge to keep country doctors and dentists flying

28 Jun 2016

Doctors and dentists will continue and expand service delivery across country Australia thanks to dual Government promises to extend the Royal Flying Doctor Service’s aeromedical program through to mid-2020 and fund a new program for country dentists.

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Flying Doctor calls for Election promises

28 Jun 2016

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Outback Car Trek supports more than Flying Doctor

15 Jun 2016

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A generous gift provides new amenities for the Flying Doctor

A generous gift provides new amenities for the Flying Doctor

15 Jun 2016

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) will launch new staff amenities at a presentation at Hobart International Airport Administration and Facilities Offices, 6 Hinkler Street, Cambridge on Wednesday 15 June 2016 at 5.30 pm.

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Making Headlice history in George Town

14 Jun 2016

The Royal Flying Doctor Service partnered with the University of Tasmania and Anglicare to deliver free education sessions for children and families at George Town.

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Going the Distance for Australians; Annette Allison honoured with OAM

14 Jun 2016

Annette Allison, Victorian Public Affairs Manager for the Royal Flying Doctor Service, has been honoured with The Order of Australia in the General Division for service to the community through a range of organisations.

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RFDS Eastern Goldfields Auxiliary Celebrates 50th Anniversary

10 Jun 2016

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The Outback Car Trek rev their engines for RFDS

04 Jun 2016

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