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Baby Jenson born at 25 weeks and assisted by the Royal Flying Doctor Service

Brave baby Jenson wins fight for life, RFDS gets him home

11 Aug 2017

New mum Coby can’t remember how many times her son went a shade of blue during the first weeks of his life. Jenson was born almost four months early and had to fight hard to survive.

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Broken Hill RFDS team members spread the National Dental Health Week message in 2017

How to maintain a marvellous mouth - top Dental Health Week tips from the RFDS

09 Aug 2017

"Teeth are not optional extras,they are essential tools that must be well maintained," says RFDS Senior Dentist Dr Lyn Mayne.

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Dr Shannon Townsend works with the RFDS South Eastern Section as a retrieval registrar

All the reasons why I love working as an RFDS retrieval registrar

14 Jul 2017

​Dr Shannon Townsend is an emergency trainee in her fifth year of postgraduate study. She works for the Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern (RFDS SE) Section. This is her story.

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Silver City Treadler rider June Files raising money for the Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern Section

Silver City Treadlers to celebrate another milestone

14 Jul 2017

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Keys to a new patient transfer vehicle are handed over to the Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern Section representative

Western NSW communities to benefit from expanded RFDS healthcare

13 Jul 2017

​Dubbo and Western NSW residents in need of healthcare support are set to benefit thanks to the arrival of a new RFDS patient transfer vehicle.

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Travelling in the Outback

Free Outback Travel Tips

04 Jul 2017

​As winter settles over the southern states and retired travellers and end of term holidaymakers head off in search of sunnier climes, the Royal Flying Doctor Service's South Eastern Section (RFDS SE) is urging all Outback travellers to be prepared and careful on the roads.

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Belinda Latham in White Cliffs

Special recognition for White Cliffs nurse

28 Jun 2017

The efforts of Belinda Latham - a Far West Area Health Service nurse who first started working at our White Cliffs clinic in 1999 – were praised by our CEO Greg Sam during a recent visit to the town.

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Broken Hill artist donates painting to Flying Doctor Mental Health team

Broken Hill artist donates painting to Flying Doctor Mental Health team

22 Jun 2017

A new painting that highlights the importance of community members talking and listening to each other has been donated to the Royal Flying Doctor Service South Eastern (RFDS SE) Section’s Mental Health team.

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