The RFDS in QLD

Telehealth & Medical Chests

Urgent Notice

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 1,200 of these valuable medical chests 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.

To access the online orientation, please click on the following link: A Guide for RFDS Medical Chest Custodians

Graphic: Telehealth & medical chests

Medical Chest Administration

1300 624 378

medicalchest@rfdsqld.com.au

Preview for Medical Chest Order Form - Standard

Medical Chest Order Form - Standard

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Medical Chest Contents List - Standard

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Medical Chest Order Form - Mini

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Medical Chest Contents List - Mini

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