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CE on SBS highlights limited healthcare accessibility

Thursday, 18 April 2024

In recent SBS reports about deaths due to prescription medication and challenges of accessing emergency services, Alliance Chief Executive Susi Tegen pointed out that overdose deaths are consistently higher in regional areas than in metropolitan centres.

“It is difficult for patients... More

Wednesday, 10 April 2024
The Alliance Chief Executive Susi Tegen spoke at the World Health Day Webinar hosted by the Climate and Health Alliance under the theme ‘My health, my right in a changing climate’. The Chief Executive...
Elderly woman having her blood pressure measured.
Wednesday, 27 March 2024
Speaking to the National Indigenous Radio Service (Bumma Bippera Media) in support of the Close the Gap Campaign Report 2024, the Alliance Chief Executive Susi Tegen highlighted the need to achieve healthcare...
Best for the Bush logo over rural landscape of trees and grass
Wednesday, 27 March 2024   MEDIA RELEASE  
The Best for the Bush: Rural and Remote Health Baseline 2023 released by the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) today, shows...
Close The Gap. Voyage to Voice, Treaty, Truth and Beyond
Wednesday, 20 March 2024   MEDIA RELEASE  
The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) calls on governments and health entities to commit to the recommendations of the...
Ben Gursanski - Telstra,  Robbie Sefton, Susi Tegen - CE NRHA, David Jochinke - President NFF
Tuesday, 19 March 2024
The National Forum on Mental Health and Wellbeing in Agriculture, hosted by the National Farmers Federation, was held in Melbourne on 13 March 2024. The Alliance Chief Executive Susi Tegen gave an overview of...
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Friday, 15 March 2024
Delving into issue #86, we spotlight the remarkable milestones and the ongoing endeavours shaping the health landscape of rural, regional, and remote communities. Our contributors look back at the...
The Australian Journal of Rural Health Volume 31 Number 4 August 2023
28 August 2023 - Volume 31 Issue 4 of the Australian Journal of Rural Health is out now.. The ... More
Female doctor with patient
24 August 2023     MEDIA RELEASE   - The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) welcomes the federal government’s announcement of new funding agreements with states and the Northern Territory... More
30 years incorporated 11 august 1993
18 August 2023     MEDIA RELEASE   - This year, the National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) celebrates its 30th anniversary, having become an incorporated association on 11 August 1993. The... More
Female Dr helping elderly man
02 August 2023 - The Chairperson of the National Rural Health Alliance, Nicole O’Reilly, welcomed the review of regulatory settings for health professionals that would enable overseas-trained doctors to start working in Australia more quickly. Speaking to The Guardian,... More
Country highway
27 July 2023 - Welcoming the Australian Government’s new Measuring What Matters: Australia’s First Wellbeing Framework, Chief Executive of the National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance), Susi Tegen, said the... More
Episode 27: Matt Linnegar Bouncing forward
25 July 2023 - In Episode 27 of Build ‘Em Up, we chat to Matt Linnegar, Chief Executive of the Australian Rural Leadership Foundation. He talks about the need to redefine the word ‘resilience’ for rural communities; to go... More
Rural street with cars
19 July 2023 - The next 12 months are crucial for rural health reform and advocacy with a government that has an appetite for and belief in change, writes Susi Tegen, Chief Executive of the National Rural Health Alliance, in an article for Rural Health Pro. She adds that... More
Students simulating a medical emergency
07 July 2023     MEDIA RELEASE   - The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) applauds the latest initiative by the federal government to increase long-term funding of rural Commonwealth... More

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