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Rural: Overview

The ANZCA Library provides access to a wide range of resources related to a Rural focus.


National Strategic Framework for Rural and Remote Health

National Strategic Framework for Rural and Remote Health promotes a national approach to policy, planning, design and delivery of health services in rural and remote communities.

The Framework promotes a national approach to policy, planning, design and delivery of health services in rural and remote communities and is directed at decision and policy makers at the national, state and territory levels. It may also be used by communities and local health service providers to plan services and programs according to local needs. Overall it aims to improve health outcomes and return on investment for rural and remote Australians.

ArticlesDownload the Word or PDF version of the Strategic Framework here

Doctor What? Doctor Where? Podcast

The Doctor What? Doctor Where? Stories of Rural Medicine podcast by Monash University features medical professionals and junior doctors from rural and regional communities sharing their experiences and insights, and revealing the often unexpected opportunities made possible by living and working in rural communities.

In this episode, standalone specialists, consultants and GP anaesthetists talk about the rich opportunities anaesthetics offers in regional Australia.


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ANZCA acknowledges the traditional custodians of Country throughout Australia and recognises their unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society. We pay our respects to ancestors and Elders, past, present, and emerging.

ANZCA acknowledges and respects Māori as the Tangata Whenua of Aotearoa and is committed to upholding the principles of the Treaty of Waitangi, fostering the college’s relationship with Māori, supporting Māori fellows and trainees, and striving to improve the health of Māori.