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Saving baby Kaleb

16 Nov 2020

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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Education Program offers online resources

05 May 2020

Elements of RFDS' Education Program are available for access at home.

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RFDS GPs rise to the challenge

04 May 2020

No two days are the same for RFDS GP Dr. Bec Jacobs who – alongside her new colleague Dr. Dharminder Singh – works out of the community of Robinvale, in north-west Victoria.

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Bushfire Recovery Wellbeing Service

01 May 2020

Throughout COVID-19, RFDS Victoria continues to deliver mental health and wellbeing to rural communities over the phone and via telehealth.

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National Standards

30 Apr 2020

RFDS Victoria has achieved accreditation against the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards (National Standards) for its Wellbeing, Telehealth and Speech Therapy programs.

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Ryman Healthcare honour Rev. John Flynn

29 Apr 2020

Flying Doctor founder Rev. John Flynn’s legacy is to be honoured in a new way, with Ryman Healthcare's new retirement village facility in Burwood East, Melbourne, to be named after Flynn.

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Handle with Care Appeal - saving baby Calvary

28 Apr 2020

When a rare heart condition threatened little Calvary's life, the Flying Doctor was there to see her to safety.

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COVID-19 Emergency Appeal

02 Apr 2020

The COVID-19 virus could be the greatest challenge of a generation. Right now, our medical teams are in desperate need of emergency supplies to help tackle the pandemic.

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RFDS Victoria seeking consumer representatives

20 Feb 2020

RFDS Victoria is seeking interested members of the public to come on board as consumer representatives.

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