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"Cross Cultural Medicine" - RVTS4GPs Blog

Thursday 10 December 2020
"Cross Cultural Medicine - Not as difficult as you think" Find out more:

ACRRM Distinguished Service Award Recipient 2020
- Veeraja Uppal

Thursday 10 December 2020
Congratulations to RVTS’ Veeraja Uppal, recipient of ACRRM’s Distinguished Service Award for significant contribution to rural and remote medicine over the last two decades. Read more:

RACGP Brian Williams Award Recipient 2020
-Dr Lorri Hopkins

Wednesday 30 September 2020
RVTS Congratulates Dr Lorri Hopkins - deserved recipient of the RACGP's Rural Faculty's Brian Williams Award

Latest RVTS4GPs Blog - A Case of Management Dilemma

Thursday 3 September 2020
'Being brilliant at the basics will come in handy when there are no clinical pathways or algorithms that apply to the patient in front of you'.

RVTS registrars help close the medical gap

Thursday 3 September 2020
Continuity of medical care, especially amidst the current climate of the COVID-19 pandemic, is vital for positive health outcomes across Australia.  Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities benefit from the Australian Government funded Remote Vocational Training Scheme (RVTS), a training program that enables doctors to enhance their skills and expertise in general practice while remaining in their community.

COVID-19 – Keeping you informed

Friday 13 March 2020
RVTS like many organisations is working on contingency planning for all the ways COVID-19 may impact our registrars, supervisors, alumni, staff and education activities. We will endeavour to provide regular updates via this website. Click to read more ...

Important information regarding the novel coronavirus

Tuesday 28 January 2020
To assist health workers regarding the novel coronavirus originating in Wuhan, China (2019-nCov), the Australian Government Chief Medical Officer and Department of Health have provided the following resour

Former medical educators honoured

Two former RVTS medical educators have been recognised with awards.

New doctor for Cunnamulla

A permanent new doctor has been appointed to Cunnamulla Hospital.

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