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A request for feedback: Policy Options to Improve Access, Distribution and Quality of Rural Allied Health Services

Consultation now closed. Using the valuable input obtained from the responses, a formal report will be prepared with recommendations for consideration by the current Minister responsible for Rural Health, the Hon Mark Coulton.

As the National Rural Health Commissioner, I am an independent statutory officer. The views expressed in this discussion paper do not represent an official position of the Commonwealth Department of Health or the Australian Government. Publication of this document does not necessarily reflect the views of the Department of Health or indicate a commitment to a particular course of action.

Rural Allied Health Quality, Access and Distribution: Options for Commonwealth Government Policy Reform and Investment (PDF 1255 KB)
Rural Allied Health Quality, Access and Distribution: Options for Commonwealth Government Policy Reform and Investment (Word 813 KB)

National Rural Generalist Pathway Taskforce Advice

Advice to the National Rural Health Commissioner on the Development of the National Rural Generalist Pathway (PDF 1417 KB)
Advice to the National Rural Health Commissioner on the Development of the National Rural Generalist Pathway (Word 701 KB)

Communique

National Rural Health Commissioner Communique 1 (July 2018) (PDF 251 KB)
National Rural Health Commissioner Communique 1 (July 2018) (Word 562 KB)

Annual Reports

National Rural Health Commissioner's Annual Report (2017) (PDF 115 KB)
National Rural Health Commissioner's Annual Report (2017) (Word 2.2 MB)
National Rural Health Commissioner’s Annual Report (2018) (PDF 712 KB)
National Rural Health Commissioner’s Annual Report (2018) (Word 452 KB)

Statement of Expectations

Statement of Expectations – National Rural Health Commissioner – October 2019 (PDF 470 KB)
Statement of Expectations – National Rural Health Commissioner – October 2019 (Word 17 KB)
Statement of Expectations - National Rural Health Commissioner - January 2019 (PDF 276 KB)
Statement of Expectations - National Rural Health Commissioner - January 2019 (Word 51 KB)
Statement of Expectations - National Rural Health Commissioner - 2017 (PDF 44 KB)
Statement of Expectations - National Rural Health Commissioner - 2017 (Word 56 KB)

Rural Generalist Profiles

Profiles of different rural generalists currently working around Australia and what the National Rural Generalist Pathway will mean for them.

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