+61 2 4924 8000   myRDN login

 

Latest News

A new program is being trialled in the Wentworth Shire to address local needs in primary health care. The Collaborative Care Program is a community-led approach that builds a shared understanding of local needs and available resources. Primary Health Care is Everyone’s Business - 6th September 2021
A new program is being trialled in the Wentworth Shire to address local needs in primary health care. The Collaborative Care Program is a community-led approach that builds a shared understanding of local needs and available resources.
NSW Rural Doctors Network is supporting the rural health workforce to increase COVID-19 vaccination rates by providing health workers with funding to become certified immunisers.  The funding is provided through the Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP). Health workforce upskilled to vaccinate with HWSP funding - 1st September 2021
NSW Rural Doctors Network is supporting the rural health workforce to increase COVID-19 vaccination rates by providing health workers with funding to become certified immunisers. The funding is provided through the Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP).
The RDN-administered Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP) has been empowering the team at PsychSolutions to meet the high demand for specialist psychology services in Orange, NSW with funding to upskill and supervise trainees.  
NSW Rural Doctors Network (RDN) funding supports psychology services in Orange, NSW - 23rd August 2021
The RDN-administered Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP) has been empowering the team at PsychSolutions to meet the high demand for specialist psychology services in Orange, NSW with funding to upskill and supervise trainees.
NSW Rural Doctors Network (RDN) thanks Palliative Care Physician Dr Frank Brennan, who has provided more than 12 years of palliative care outreach support to Port Macquarie and surrounding communities.  

Dr Brennan visited the region monthly to support local palliative care nurses and inpatient  medical teams to provide treatment, care, and support for patients living with life-limiting illnesses. Dr Frank Brennan delivers 12 years of palliative care outreach services to Port Macquarie and surrounds - 6th August 2021
NSW Rural Doctors Network (RDN) thanks Palliative Care Physician Dr Frank Brennan, who has provided more than 12 years of palliative care outreach support to Port Macquarie and surrounding communities. Dr Brennan visited the region monthly to support local palliative care nurses and inpatient medical teams to provide treatment, care, and support for patients living with life-limiting illnesses.
Registered Nurse Natalie Sleeman has used the Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP) to increase the care she can provide, ultimately relieving appointment waiting periods in her local community. 

“The HWSP funding has allowed nurses like myself to upskill so that we are qualified to perform a wide range of interventions on behalf of the GP.
RDN funding used to improve practice services in Shoalhaven - 12th July 2021
Registered Nurse Natalie Sleeman has used the Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP) to increase the care she can provide, ultimately relieving appointment waiting periods in her local community. “The HWSP funding has allowed nurses like myself to upskill so that we are qualified to perform a wide range of interventions on behalf of the GP.
RDN is supporting Waminda South Coast Women's Health and Welfare Aboriginal Corporation to deliver a culturally-led Birthing on Country program through its Outreach and Health Workforce Scholarship Programs (HWSP). RDN supports Indigenous birthing program - 7th July 2021
RDN is supporting Waminda South Coast Women's Health and Welfare Aboriginal Corporation to deliver a culturally-led Birthing on Country program through its Outreach and Health Workforce Scholarship Programs (HWSP).
Dr Lakshan Mendis aspired to become a General Practitioner (GP) in rural NSW, but didn’t know where to start.

NSW Rural Doctors Network (RDN) helped Dr Mendis by assisting him in the transition from a hospital doctor to a GP role in Kempsey, NSW. How RDN helps overseas trained doctors bring their skills to rural NSW - 22nd June 2021
Dr Lakshan Mendis aspired to become a General Practitioner (GP) in rural NSW, but didn’t know where to start. NSW Rural Doctors Network (RDN) helped Dr Mendis by assisting him in the transition from a hospital doctor to a GP role in Kempsey, NSW.
RDN and the Country Women’s Association are partnering to provide the Bush Bursaries Scholarship to students who are studying health and are interested in a placement at a rural town. Medical student Giselle explores rural health career with help from bush bursary and CWA scholarship - 4th June 2021
RDN and the Country Women’s Association are partnering to provide the Bush Bursaries Scholarship to students who are studying health and are interested in a placement at a rural town.
Twenty-three-year-old Jordan Amos is an Aboriginal woman from western NSW and is in her fourth year of a medicine degree at the University of Newcastle. While a student, she enrolled into RDN’s Indigenous Cadetship Program and was awarded $30,000 to go towards her medical degree. Supporting the Aboriginal rural health workforce - 27th May 2021
Twenty-three-year-old Jordan Amos is an Aboriginal woman from western NSW and is in her fourth year of a medicine degree at the University of Newcastle. While a student, she enrolled into RDN’s Indigenous Cadetship Program and was awarded $30,000 to go towards her medical degree.
At an event in Sydney’s Upper North Shore yesterday, RDN helped Sydney boarding school students learn how they could contribute to rural health. RDN’s 2021 Sydney Boarding Schools' Rural Health Careers Forum - 14th May 2021
At an event in Sydney’s Upper North Shore yesterday, RDN helped Sydney boarding school students learn how they could contribute to rural health.


News Archives >>