Helping rural communities in Western Australia

Stories from rural health professionals.

Everyone in every town across Western Australia deserves access to high-quality healthcare. Find out how we have helped keep country communities healthy by recruiting and supporting medical and health practitioners across the State.

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Students learn the art of medicine in the Kimberley

KIMBERLEY

Shifting students' perceptions of country medicine

WHEATBELT

Giving kids and their lungs hope: Strong lungs, strong kids

KIMBERLEY

Healthy ears in the Kimberley

KIMBERLEY

Life changing experience fuels obstetrics passion

GREAT SOUTHERN

Investing in graduates for the future

SOUTH WEST

Contribute to the future of rural medicine

GREAT SOUTHERN

Pilbara community welcomes health promotion students

PILBARA

South Africa to Kununurra: A journey well- travelled

KIMBERLEY

Health and Wellbeing at East Kalgoorlie Primary School

GOLDFIELDS

Postgraduate studies to reduce wait times

MIDWEST

Visiting Optometrists Scheme improving rural and regional eye health

SOUTH WEST

Finding a balance is the key to working in rural health

KIMBERLEY

Dowerin Field Day fun

WHEATBELT

Funding for ongoing study and professional development

MIDWEST

Professional development for partners of rural medical practitioners

GREAT SOUTHERN

Inaugural psychiatric registrar

GREAT SOUTHERN

When an opportunity comes knocking

KIMBERLEY

An alliance that benefits three communities

PILBARA

Broome offers warm welcome

KIMBERLEY

CPD scholarships recipients

GREAT SOUTHERN, PILBARA,

Blending two passions to make a difference

KIMBERLEY

Dr Raj caring for Corrigin

WHEATBELT

Dreams can come true in the country

WHEATBELT

Wheatbelt local wins state-wide award

WHEATBELT

Solo Wheatbelt doctors to get more support

WHEATBELT

Health students embrace a weekend in the Wheatbelt

WHEATBELT

Local dietitian feeding change in her community

GOLDFIELDS

Move west pays off for Esperance

GOLDFIELDS

Support program has dividends for local community

GOLDFIELDS

Goldfields doctors learn from some of the best

GOLDFIELDS

Caring for kids in Esperance

GOLDFIELDS

Removing the fear of the unknown

GOLDFIELDS

Cross country journey ends with dialysis

KIMBERLEY

El Questro gives insight for local doctor

KIMBERLEY

Donated sports equipment bring bounce to remote kids

KIMBERLEY

Better eating, better health for young mums

KIMBERLEY

Surgical blitz restores sight and sound to people in the Kimberley

KIMBERLEY

Diverse career lends itself to rural practice

KIMBERLEY

Life-changing move to Midwest

MIDWEST

Passion reaps rewards for Geraldton and beyond

MIDWEST

Solo Midwest doctors get more support

MIDWEST

Better eating, better health for Midwest and Gascoyne

MIDWEST

Leigh swaps black opals for gold

PILBARA

Building a happy, healthy and functional Karratha community

PILBARA

Solo Pilbara doctors to get more support

PILBARA

Karijini gorges host medical training

PILBARA

Pilbara collaborative identifies priority areas

PILBARA

New approach to tackling smoking

PILBARA

Language boost for kids

GREAT SOUTHERN

Better eating, better health for Great Southern communities

GREAT SOUTHERN

Surgical blitz restores sight and sound to people in the Great Southern

GREAT SOUTHERN

Critical care skills brushed up in Denmark

GREAT SOUTHERN

Practice manual makes perfect practice

GREAT SOUTHERN

Helping Kate land her first physio role

SOUTH WEST

Locum service helps Pemberton GP keep in touch

SOUTH WEST

Practice manual makes practice perfect

SOUTH WEST

AWESoME weekend for South West medicos

SOUTH WEST

Health students head to Harvey

SOUTH WEST

Becoming better skin cancer spotters

KIMBERLEY