New govt brings hope of fresh start and policy

Hope that problems previously overlooked will now be addressed. Hope that there will be an opportunity to look at policies afresh. Hope that, following the uncertainties of an election campaign, we can now ‘get down to business’.

Doctors deal in hope everyday. As a country GP, I have a close relationship with my patients, and we work together through the ups and downs of their lives.

My role as RDAA president is often the same. We are always working to influence government policy to ensure a better future for rural doctors,