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Alliance raises concerns over new health insurance extras

Friday, 7 June 2024

The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) voices concern over new extras offered by some of Australia’s biggest health insurers with the claim that they will be an offset to high... More

Tuesday, 4 June 2024
Susi Tegen, Chief Executive and Margaret Deerain, Director, Policy and Strategy Development from the National Rural Health Alliance appeared before the New South Wales Legislative Assembly Select Committee...
JCTS Joint Colleges Training Services
Friday, 31 May 2024
We warmly welcome the Joint Colleges Training Services (JCTS) as the newest member of the National Rural Health Alliance. JCTS is an Aboriginal-led, nationwide organisation that delivers cultural education...
Friday, 31 May 2024
This week the National Rural Health Alliance joined the Access for Every Child Coalition, led by advocacy group The Parenthood.  The coalition of over 50 organisations is calling on the government to provide...
Thursday, 30 May 2024
The Senate Community Affairs References Committee Inquiry into equitable access to diagnosis and treatment for individuals with rare and less common cancers, including neuroendocrine cancer, has considered the...
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Thursday, 23 May 2024
National Rural Health Alliance Chairperson Nicole O’Reilly told The Canberra Times that lack of access to primary healthcare services was the likely cause for higher rates of presentations at emergency...
Wednesday, 22 May 2024
Leading national organisations, including the National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance), are joining together with Palliative Care Australia this National Palliative Care Week (19-25 May 2024) to advocate...
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04 July 2023 - John Wiley & Sons (Wiley), which publishes the Australian Journal of Rural Health (the Journal) on behalf of the Alliance, has released a compilation of articles to celebrate NAIDOC week featuring seven articles from the Journal. This is one of the... More
26 June 2023 - The 9th Rural and Remote Health Scientific Symposium, hosted by the National Rural Health Alliance, successfully concluded on 21 June 2023 after two days of important discussion on rural health research.    Nearly 250 participants from the health sector... More
NOUS report slide
23 June 2023     MEDIA RELEASE   - Startling new evidence shows that each person in rural Australia is missing out on nearly $850 a year of healthcare access, which equates to a total annual rural... More
AJRH Australian Journal of Rural Health Volume 31 Issue 3
16 June 2023 - The Australian Journal of Rural Health (the Journal) released two Issues this month. Volume 31, Issue 3 of the Journal carries the... More
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14 June 2023 - We focus on rural health research in our latest Partyline issue where authors share stories that contribute to improved accessibility and sustainable, equitable and affordable health care for regional,... More
Australian Government Department of Health and Aged Care
14 June 2023     MEDIA RELEASE   - The National Rural Health Alliance (the Alliance) welcomes the news of Prime Minister Albanese’s recommendation to the Governor-General that Mr Blair Comley PSM be... More
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08 June 2023 - The Australian National Audit Office assessment of the administration of the Community Health and Hospitals Program, by the Department of Health and Aged Care, has been described as ‘damning’ and an ‘extremely disappointing reflection on the Department’ by... More

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