Keeping it in the family: wife and husband named top rural docs

Drs Martin and Fiona Altmann were recognised for their work over the past 20 years in a large rural practice in Murray Bridge, South Australia, where they also carry out obstetric, anaesthetic, surgical and intensive care services to the local hospital.

The couple received the award at the joint ACRRM and RDAA Rural Medicine Australia 2012 conference in Fremantle at the end of last month.

The couple were thrilled to be recognised by their peers and