Alliance News

Rural Arts and Health focus: stories wanted for Partyline

Thursday, 18 July 2024

Do you have a positive story about an arts program that benefits the health of rural people or communities? The next edition of Partyline will focus on arts and health programs and the positive impact these programs can provide in rural and remote areas. Have a story about... More

Monday, 8 July 2024
Wiley has published a collection of journal articles to mark NAIDOC Week which includes three articles from the Australian Journal of Rural Health in the Medicine and Healthcare section. The ‘2024 NAIDOC...
Wednesday, 26 June 2024
The Alliance Chief Executive Susi Tegen spoke to ABC Online on the role of nurses in the bush and called for more funding to be allocated to bush nursing as well as greater recruitment of health professionals...

Healthcare providers at the Mareeba and Communities Family Healthcare

Monday, 24 June 2024   MEDIA RELEASE  
The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) is delighted that the Minister for Health and Aged Care, the Hon Mark Butler, has...
Thursday, 20 June 2024
We warmly welcome the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists (RANZCO) as the newest member of the National Rural Health Alliance.   RANZCO is the medical college responsible for the...
Wednesday, 19 June 2024   MEDIA RELEASE  
The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) congratulates Professor Jenny May AO, a long-term ally of the Alliance, on her...
Tuesday, 18 June 2024
An article in The Guardian Australia, written by Gabrielle Chan, calls out on ‘urban narcissism’ displayed by some urban medical practitioners when it comes to rural healthcare delivery. Referring to the...
Partyline issue 82 screen grab
20 March 2023 - We focus on rural health ambitions, including innovative ideas and strategies to attract and retain the health workforce in rural locations, in our latest Partyline issue. With the challenges rural communities routinely face in accessing healthcare... More
Susi Tegen on the ABC Weekend Breakfast
15 March 2023 - The National Rural Health Alliance is working with federal and state governments to look at training, educating and recruiting local people in health and medicine and other multidisciplinary funding models. In an interview with ABC Weekend Breakfast on... More
Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) logo and Malpa project logo
14 March 2023 - The National Rural Health Alliance welcomes two new organisations to its membership – the Psychotherapy and Counselling Federation of Australia (PACFA) and the Malpa project.  PACFA is a leading national peak body for the counselling and... More
Australian Senate
02 March 2023 - Chief Executive Susi Tegen and Policy and Data Analytics Officer Clare Fitzmaurice appeared before the Senate Community Affairs References Committee on Tuesday 28 February 2023 to provide further evidence and testimony about rural access to reproductive... More
The Australian Journal of Rural Health Volume 31, Issue 1. Doctor's hands.
27 February 2023 - Volume 31, Issue 1 of the Australian Journal of Rural Health is out now. This time, the From the Alliance Editorial... More
In Episode 22 of Build ‘Em Up, we chat to Sarah Parsons
24 February 2023 - In Episode 22 of Build ‘Em Up, we chat to Sarah Parsons, the Creative Producer and CEO of Outback Theatre for Young People (OTYP) in Deniliquin. OTYP engages with young people from regional and remote... More
Flooded rural property
23 February 2023 - Climate disasters have a multiplier effect on the challenges already experienced by rural communities, while they continue to be relied on to provide for Australians’ wellbeing, said the National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) Chief Executive... More
Rural street and hospital
23 February 2023 - National Rural Health Alliance Chief Executive Susanne Tegen told the ABC that people in regional Australia were increasingly questioning whether private health insurance suited them.  In a report by the ABC titled, ‘Value of private health... More

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