RAHC creates video for the Introduction to Remote Nursing Scope of Practice module
When developing the Introduction to Remote Nursing Scope of Practice module, RAHC chose to work with an Aboriginal actor, Roxanne (Roxy) Mcdonald, to provide the voiceover to the animation.
Health Workforce Scholarship Program
The Remote Area Health Corps (RAHC) would like to remind Health Professionals (HPs) that numerous scholarship and bursary programs are available to rural and remote health workers.
RPHCM update - New acute assessment protocols
In response to user feedback, the Remote Primary Health Care Manuals (RPHCM) editorial committee is trialling a new Acute Assessment Protocol to the Standard Treatment Manual.
RAHC network visit to Jabiru and Gunbalunya
On 13 July 2021, RAHC’s Cultural Engagement Advisor Norma Benger and Clinical Manager Emma Thomas drove to Kakadu to visit the Jabiru and Gunbalunya clinics.
Audiology Australia’s AudA 2021 Conference
The Audiology Australia AudA Conference is a CPD event for those in the audiology field looking to delve further into scientific research and education. This year’s theme, Audiology at the Cutting Edge: Connections for a Reimagined Future,
Learn more about chronic disease
Chronic diseases are generally defined as conditions that last for more than a year and impact the ability to perform daily activities or require ongoing medical attention, or both (CDC, 2021).
RAHC's new advertising campaign
After much planning, RAHC is excited to announce the rollout of a new advertising campaign targeting urban-based Health Professionals (HPs) and encouraging them to undertake a short-term paid placement in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander comm
RAHC celebrates the launch of the new Darwin Head Office
On Thursday, June 10, 2021, The Remote Area Health Corps (RAHC) officially celebrated the launch of our new head office located in Darwin, Northern Territory.
RAHC has appointed Celine Berger as the new Placement Coordinator
RAHC has appointed Kristy-Lee Owens as our new Canberra-based Placement Team Leader
Kristy has a wide breadth of experience making her ideal for the role of Placement Team Leader.
RAHC has appointed Celine Berger as the new Placement Coordinator who will be based out of our Canberra office
Celine brings wide-ranging experience to the role having previously worked in a variety of roles in social justice and human connection.
RAHC launches new eLearning Module - Resilience and Self-Care Out Bush
Remote-area healthcare is highly rewarding yet highly challenging. "Self-care is the key to avoiding burnout in the bush. It is both prevention and cure", CRANAplus Bush Support Guide.
RAHC appoints new Travel and Logistics Manager
RAHC has appointed Tess McGuigan as the new Travel and Logistics Manager. She will be based out of our Darwin office.
Introducing RAHC’s new Placement Manager
RAHC has appointed Annie Watson as our new Placement Manager.
RHDA launch of the 2020 Australian guideline for prevention, diagnosis and management of acute rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease (3rd edition).
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are up to eight times more likely than other Australians to be hospitalised for rheumatic fever and rheumatic heart disease.