There are several skills and competencies that are vital in a remote or rural practice context. Many of these are skills that you would need in any practice setting, however they have particular relevance in remote and rural areas. We have grouped these skills into three broad categories, rural and remote, clinical and professional. Review each of these sections the consider how you develop your skills and competence in each of the identified skill areas.
Services for Australian Rural and Remote Allied Health (SARRAH) is nationally recognised as a peak body representing rural and remote allied health professionals.