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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...
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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...
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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...
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01 June 2023     MEDIA RELEASE   - The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) congratulates the Minister for Communications, the Hon Michelle Rowland MP, and NBN Co for the launch of a new... More
Media release
26 May 2023     MEDIA RELEASE   - The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) welcomes the inclusion of its recommendations in the... More
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25 May 2023 - Measures in the 2023–24 Federal Budget aimed at boosting the incentive to bulk bill – noting that the incentives increase with remoteness – is seen as a very good start, says National Rural Health Alliance Chief Executive Susi Tegen. ‘This will go some way... More
Rural aid stands with farmers when they need us most..
24 May 2023 - The National Rural Health Alliance welcomes its newest Member, Rural Aid. Rural Aid is Australia’s most trusted rural charity. Well known for the highly successful 'Buy a Bale' campaign, they provide critical support to farmers before, during and after... More
Medical personel with young patient in clinic
19 May 2023 - The National Rural Health Alliance was featured in the May issue of the Australian Health and Aged Care resource guide with an article by Chief Executive Susi Tegen. The article titled ‘Primary care Rural Integrated Health Services to work where markets... More
Federal Budget 2023-24 Media Release
10 May 2023     MEDIA RELEASE   - The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) sees the Federal Budget 2023–24 as a missed opportunity to significantly address healthcare needs in rural Australia.... More
Federal budget 2023-24 - Parlliament house
09 May 2023 - The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) is calling for an investment in multidisciplinary health services in rural areas... More

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