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Evaluation finds Flying Doctor Wellbeing pilot improves access to mental health care

26 May 2020

A Psychological Service: A collaborative way to address access to mental health services

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Community Transport

RFDS commended for high-scoring abstract

05 Aug 2019

RFDS Victoria's abstract on Community Transport Service has been well-received. The abstract focuses on our work to improve patient access to reliable transport options in Heathcote - a program made possible by our partnership with Heathcote Health.

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Telehealth sessions continue to soar

05 Aug 2019

RFDS Victoria telehealth is reaching more patients than ever, with a new service added and key milestones being reached.

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Baby Kaleb

Saving baby Kaleb

31 Jul 2019

Baby Kaleb was only 10 days old when he became seriously ill in the midst of rising floodwaters in Biloela. His mum, Lori, took him to the local hospital. But Kaleb was so unwell that he needed intensive care – nearly 150km away.

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Samuel

Sending Samuel to specialist care

31 Jul 2019

It was an idyllic family holiday at the beach for the Burr family – until a horrible accident changed everything.

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Flying Doctor Dental Clinic offers no-cost dental in Murrayville

31 Jul 2019

Thanks to the Flying Doctor Dental Clinic, residents of the Murrayville region can access free dental care during the month of August.

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CPAV fleet undergo update

26 Jul 2019

RFDS Victoria's Complex Patient Ambulance Vehicles (CPAV) have undergone an update, meaning they're now even better equipped to service Victorian communities.

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Board visit to Bendigo

Regional Board Meeting in Bendigo

25 Jul 2019

The Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) Victoria Board held its annual regional Board Meeting in Bendigo on Tuesday 22 July 2019. RFDS Victoria is determined to understand and address the health issues of regional and rural Victorians, and so undertake regular regional visits.

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New MPC bases

New MPC bases open

15 Jul 2019

Our new Ambulance Victoria contract has led to the opening of operating locations in Warrnambool, Stawell, Bendigo, Echuca, Warragul, Kyneton and Bairnsdale, and expanded capacity in Morwell and Horsham.

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