Remote and Rural Practice

The Transition to Rural and Remote Practice Toolkit is currently under review and content may be out of date. The toolkit will be updated following the review.

The philosophies that drive remote and rural practice and the way services are delivered within these settings often vary from those applied within a larger metropolitan or urban setting.

This section describes some of the opportunities and challenges of remote and rural allied health practice, and provides an introduction to the philosophy of Primary Health Care and some of the ways services are delivered in remote and rural practice. Read through the pages and consider each of the identified topics influences your practice.