Well supported country doctors delivering quality medical care
The Better Medical Care for Rural WA Initiative is a coordinated, targeted response to address the challenges faced by rural doctors across the State. It is a partnership between WA Country Health Service and Rural Health West to ensure doctors can access relevant ongoing medical training, timely locum support and professional mentoring. It also ensures that their families are well supported to live and work across rural Western Australia (WA).
What is being delivered under the Initiative?
Education and training for medical practitioners.
The Better Medical Care for Rural WA Initiative delivers more than 20 continuing professional development opportunities to rural doctors to extend and enhance their medical skills and knowledge.