Telehealth & Medical Chests

RFDS Medical Officers provide a 24 hour medical consultation service via telephone and radio transmission. The service is provided to people living, working or travelling in remote areas of Queensland. Advice is also available to rural doctors, remote area nurses, allied health staff, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers, patients and carers.

Another unique service is the RFDS Medical Chest. There are 1,250 of these valuable medical kits located throughout the State. They allow patients to be treated for a range of medical conditions including antibiotics for infections, pain relief prior to medical evacuation and more.

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Medical Chest Administration

1300 MCHEST

1300 624 378

Preview for Medical Chest refill order form - standard

Medical Chest refill order form - standard

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Preview for Medical Chest refill order form - mini

Medical Chest refill order form - mini

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Preview for Medical Chest Contents List - Standard

Medical Chest Contents List - Standard

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Preview for Medical Chest Contents List - Mini

Medical Chest Contents List - Mini

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