Mobile cardiology clinic goes bush

Cardiologist Dr Rolf Gomes  has used his knowledge as a former electrical engineer to set up a fully equipped mobile clinic - complete with two consulting rooms, a testing room and all the hi-tech equipment found in a metropolitan practice.

“When I was operating my private cardiology practice, I looked around and thought there’s no reason we can’t take everything out of my practice and get it into regional areas,” he says.

That was several years ago.

Now he is celebrating the fruits of his vision with the launch of the Heart of Australia, believed to be the