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    From road accidents to heart attacks, you can be the only doctor around until more help arrives, sometimes by helicopter.


View from Australia… #WoncaRural2015

Yesterday I cornered Gerry Considine of @ruralflyingdoc fame.  He and wife Mel – also a rural GP (@ruralgreengp) – had made the trip over to Dubrovnik with other Auzzie twitter-celebs including Dave Townsend (@futuregp) and Aaron Sparshott (@IVLine).  Their attendance seems to have been spurred on by gentle encouragement of Ewen McPhee (@Fly_texan). When I spoke […]

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Conversations from #WoncaRural2015

This afternoon I managed to have the following conversations from some of Rural WONCA’s participants… hopefully it offers a flavour of what the conference has offered so far!     Ian Couper, South Africa Ian is a rural family doctor, and a stalwart of Rural WONCA.  You can read more about his background here. http://ruralgp.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/rec-ian.mp3 David […]

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Reporting soon from WONCA Rural Conference in Dubrovnik

This week sees the 13th WONCA World Rural Health conference take place in Dubrovnik, Croatia.  It looks set to bring together rural health professionals from across the world, and just looking at the programme, it is clear that there is a lot of experience being gathered in one place. I’m delighted and grateful that RCGP […]

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Bay of Plenty

Vacancy – GP, Opotiki, New Zealand (Salaried)

Seeking a long term or permanent General Practitioner who has a passion for providing high quality of care to a mainly low income patient base.  The centre has approximately 2500 enrolled patients and with the addition of a new GP they would like to allow more local residents to register.  You must be team focussed […]

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