RFDS to open another GP clinic

Earlier this month, the Queensland branch of the RFDS opened a dedicated GP clinic in the town of Charleville in the state’s south-west.

And in May next year the South Eastern section of the service, which covers NSW, the Australian Capital Territory and Tasmania will open its first Medicare bulk-billing clinic at the RFDS airbase at Broken Hill airport.

Linda Cutler, general manager of health services for the South Eastern RFDS told MO that initially the clinic will only service existing RFDS patients visiting town for