Science & Medical

Shining a light on LGBTI rural health

National Rural Health Alliance
People who identify as LGBTI in Australia often face health and sexual pressures beyond that experienced more broadly in the community and research indicates they are also at greater risk of......
Science & Medical

Dear PM - cycling to work cuts cancer risk by half

Cycling Promotion Fund
Dear Prime Minister, dear Health Minister - cycling to work cuts cancer and heart disease risk in half Let's implement significant national policy that will work! This week's UK study (1) of......
Science & Medical

Health Care Homes--great way forward, but may fail if not done well

Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association
20 April 2017 'With the Australian Government's Health Care Homes trial due to start in July, it's not too late to ensure the program design will support success', says Alison Verhoeven, Chief......
Science & Medical

Abolition of 457 visas could lead to rural health service shortages

Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association
20 April 2017 The Australian Government's abolition of 457 visas could have adverse effects on the supply of health services in rural areas, the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association......
Science & Medical

AHCRA supports call for private health insurance review

National Rural Health Alliance
The Australian Healthcare Reform Alliance (AHCRA) today supported the call from the Consumers Health Forum (CHF) for a comprehensive review of private health insurance after its role in the......
Science & Medical

Countdown to critical Rural Health Conference

National Rural Health Alliance
Almost 1,100 people passionate about rural and remote health in Australia are ready to participate in the most important event of its kind in the country, the 14th National Rural Health Conference,......