National rural and remote health workforce innovation and reform strategy


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Health Workforce Australia (HWA)


There is a big divide between the health of metropolitan Australia and that of Australians living in remote and rural areas. There is also a divide in terms of the health services available. In essence, if you live in rural or remote Australia your health will on average be poorer, and your access to health services more limited. This strategy outlines multiple strategies that, if implemented, will redress this health and health workforce imbalance, and give rural and remote Australians a fairer go. The strategy focuses on key areas including: capacity and skills development, leadership,...  [+] Show more

Subjects: Industry; Workforce development; Demographics; Disadvantaged; Policy; Skills and knowledge; Management

Keywords: Rural; Urban; Regional; Remote; Rural urban disparity; Workforce planning; Skill development; Leadership

Geographic subjects: Oceania; Australia

Published: Adelaide, South Australia: Health Workforce Australia, 2013

Physical description: 37 p.

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Related items: TD/TNC 107.1386

ISBN: 9781925070019

Resource type: Government information

Document number: TD/TNC 113.541

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