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RFDS WA nurses facilitate primary health care to PNG communities

11 Jun 2018

RFDS nurses Fiona and Fran delivered primary health care to remote villages in Papa New Guinea as part of a No Roads Expedition clinical outreach program in May this year.

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Community members writing for mental health

Writing to help mental health

12 Dec 2017

Our mental health team at Broken Hill Base recently partnered with several organisations to offer writing workshops to communities in the region.

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What drives an RFDS Flight Nurse

What drives an RFDS Flight Nurse - Laura Bratby

08 Dec 2017

In a job where no two days are the same, flight nurse Laura Bratby is motivated by mental resilience, a supportive team and knowing she’s helping people who need her the most.

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30 year study shows further services needed in country Australia

08 Dec 2017

A study on access to health and educational professionals in remote and rural Australia has again shown the disparity in services for these communities.

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Qantas Matching Frequent Flyer Donations to RFDS

01 Dec 2017

This Christmas, our friends at Qantas are supporting the RFDS by matching Qantas Frequent Flyer member donations between 23rd November and 25th December 2017.

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RFDS Victoria Annual Report 2016-2017

30 Nov 2017

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Elders staff with RFDS aircraft VH FXW

Elders partnership takes off

24 Nov 2017

Agribusiness Elders has announced the launch of a major sponsorship of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Central Operations. The new partnership was launched today at the RFDS’ aeromedical base at Adelaide Airport.

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New Dentist for the RFDS in Tasmania

22 Nov 2017

RFDS Tasmania welcomes their first ever full time dentist to the team, the gregarious and internationally experienced, Dr Lorika Strickland.

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Danielle Holmes from the Flying Doctor and Sue Robbins from Piecemakers.

​Quilters’ gifts to bush kids helped by RFDS

13 Nov 2017

Kids in the Outback cared for by the RFDS are benefiting from the generosity of a group of Sydney women who’ve donated hundreds of quilts.

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