Member Bodies

Who makes up the Alliance?

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52 national organisations representing health consumers, health care professionals, service providers, health educators, students and the Indigenous health sector.

The Alliance collects and shares information, determines key issues that affect health and wellbeing in rural and remote areas, and provides advice and evidence to governments, educational and research institutions, and other professional bodies.


Alliance Member Bodies:

Allied Health Professions Australia (Rural and Remote Committee) - AHPARR
Angel Flight Australia - AFA
Australasian College for Emergency Medicine (Rural, Regional and Remote Committee) - ACEM (RRRC)
Australasian College of Health Service Management (Regional, Rural and Remote Special Interest Group) - ACHSM (RRRSIG)
Australasian College of Paramedicine - ACP
Australasian Sonographers Association - ASA
Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists and Faculty of Pain Medicine - ANZCA FPM
Australian Chiropractors Association (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Rural and Remote Practitioner Network) - ACA (ARRPN)
Australian College of Midwives (Rural and Remote Advisory Committee) - ACM (RRAC)
Australian College of Nurse Practitioners - ACNP
Australian College of Nursing (Rural Nursing and Midwifery Faculty) - ACN (RNM)
Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine - ACRRM
Australian Counselling Association - ACA
Australian Dental Association (Rural Dentists' Network) - ADA (RDN)
Australian General Practice Accreditation Limited - AGPAL
Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association - AHHA
Australian Indigenous Doctors' Association - AIDA
Australian Nursing and Midwifery Federation (rural members) - ANMF
Australian Paediatric Society - APS
Australian Physiotherapy Association (Rural group) - APA
Australian Primary Health Care Nurses Association - APNA
Australian Psychological Society (Rural and Remote Psychology Interest Group) - APS (RRPIG)
Australian Rural Health Education Network - ARHEN
College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australia and New Zealand (Rural Committee)
Council of Ambulance Authorities - CAA
Exercise & Sports Science Australia - ESSA
Federation of Rural Australian Medical Educators - FRAME
National Association of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Practitioners - NAATSIHWP
National Rural Health Student Network - NRHSN
Optometry Australia (Rural Optometry Group) - OA (ROG)
Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (Rural Special Interest Group) - PSA (RSIG)
Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia - PACFA
Regional Medical Specialists Association - RMSA
Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators - RACMA
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (Rural Surgery Section) - RACS (RSS)
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists - RANZCOG
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists - RANZCO
Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists - RANZCP
Royal Australian College of General Practitioners (Rural Faculty) - RACGP Rural
Royal Far West - RFW
Royal Flying Doctor Service - RFDS
Rural Aid Australia
Rural Doctors Association of Australia - RDAA
Rural Pharmacists Australia - RPA
Rural Workforce Agencies Network - RWAN
Services for Australian Rural and Remote Allied Health - SARRAH
Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia - SHPA
Speech Pathology Australia (Rural and Remote Member Community) - SPA (RRMC)

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