Natural disaster and emergency primary health workforce response
RDN and partner organisations continue to coordinate a response to provide General Practice and primary health care workforce support to areas of NSW affected by natural disasters.
Our team is available on firstname.lastname@example.org.
#RuralHealthTogether provides rural health professionals with self-care support and access to mental health-related information, both for themselves and for their patients.
Resources for health professionals and their communities
RDN and their partner organisations have aggregates resources and information that health professionals may find useful as they and their communities work through recovery.
Download Resources for Health Professionals February 2020 [PDF 260KB]
The Natural Disaster and Emergency Learnings and Recommendations Report
Building resilience and mitigating risk in our rural communities calls for long-term risk management, planning and deploying solutions based on our collective experience, emerging science and technology, and latest research. The 2021 Natural Disaster and Emergency Learnings and Recommendations Report (The NDER Report), developed with leaders in the NSW health sector, provides recommendations to guide efforts towards greater resilience and more informed emergency management responses in NSW.