Two years after graduating from the University of Sydney and having spent time abroad in the UK, I returned to Australia and opened my own practice in the eastern suburbs of Sydney. After eight years, the wanderlust returned to London where I spent the next 20 years.
The report developed by the Lancet and the Lowitja Institute includes data from 28 Indigenous populations from over 20 countries. This represents over 50% of the world’s Indigenous population with approximately 154 million Indigenous people .
The Board and team of the Remote Area Health Corps (RAHC) shares the sympathy that has been expressed by many of our health professionals in response to the death of Ms. Gayle Woodford at the end of last month.
We understand that social media such as Facebook plays a large part in how we work and engage with each other. Therefore, we established our Social Media policy to provide guidelines for all users which include our official page, our staff and our health professionals.
Immunisation is important because healthcare workers, especially those working in remote communities in the Northern Territory, can be at increased risk of some preventable diseases as well as potentially transmitting infections to susceptible patients.
The Board and team of Remote Area Health Corps express their sympathies to the family, friends and colleagues of Gayle Woodford, a Remote Area Nurse from Fregon in the APY Lands of South Australia who passed away in tragic circumstances in the last week. This sad event provides a timely reminder to ensure all health professionals are aware of current on ca