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Flying Doctor warns of heat stress risk in the hot summer

23 Jan 2017

​With the mercury set to stay well over 30 degrees celsius in many areas and a long hot summer forecast, the South Eastern Section of the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS SE) is reminding the public about the dangers of heat stress.

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RFDS Give Them Wings 2016 Scholarship Winners

15 Jul 2016

​Four students from country Victoria are the winners of this year's Give Them Wings scholarships, provided by the Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria in partnership with Rural Health Workforce Australia.

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Advanced medical technology for Flying Doctor

14 Jul 2016

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NAIDOC Week 2016

06 Jul 2016

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RFDS Kalgoorlie welcomes visiting Governor-General

30 Jun 2016

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‘Worry Boss’ story to help resolve anxiety

29 Jun 2016

When there is no spoken or written word for 'anxiety' in a language it can take some careful thinking to find a way to talk about a problem with anxiety in the community. But the RFDS mental health team in Central Australia has found a way to get people talking - and it's the 'Worry Boss' story.

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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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