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Drones to overcome distance for the Royal Flying Doctor Service in Queensland

16 Apr 2019

This Tuesday 16th of April, Queensland’s leaders in UAV & drone technology will meet to help the Royal Flying Doctor Service (Queensland Section) overcome one of the organisations biggest challenges - the tyranny of distance.

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RFDS seeks solution for North West Vic healthcare

15 Dec 2018

The Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria is exploring options to deliver a new healthcare model in North West Victoria. Partnering with local health organisations the Flying Doctor is committed to providing care to people in outlying communities that have complex care needs.

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Flying Doctor Dental Clinic in remote Victoria

15 Dec 2018

With Bonang and Bendoc, the Flying Doctor Dental Clinic is reaching the most isolated parts of Victoria.

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New program launches in Heathcote and the Mallee

10 Dec 2018

The Flying Doctor recently launched two new programs in rural Victoria. A Speech Therapy program in the Mallee and Heathcote Community Transport, both aimed at providing a much-needed service to the areas.

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90th birthday celebrations coming to an end

06 Dec 2018

With Wangaratta, Warrnambool and Mornington in early December, the Flying Doctor Victoria is wrapping up the 90th anniversary events around Victoria.

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Milestones: Our 2017-2018 annual video review

05 Dec 2018

Watch our annual review video and celebrate with us the achievements of the last year.

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World-first aero medical PC-24 jet lands in WA

04 Dec 2018

On Sunday December 2, Rio Tinto Managing Director Pilbara Mines Stefan Buys joined RFDS Chief Executive Officer Rebecca Tomkinson to witness the historic touchdown of the RFDS' first Rio Tinto LifeFlight PC-24 jet aircraft at Broome International Airport.

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New RFDS Telehealth Platform a success

02 Dec 2018

The Royal Flying Doctor Service's Telehealth platform proves to be a success.

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Annual results show Flying Doctor's mental health services are growing

29 Nov 2018

Annual results announced at the Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern Section's AGM show an increased focus on mental health.

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