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As the peak body for the remote health workforce, we advocate for the remote perspective in position statements on key issues
Single clinician posts
Heath services have frequently appointed solo clinicians into locations where the day-to-day workload is low and the population of the community small, however a 24/7 on call
service is required. Single clinician posts potentially impact on the safety and quality of the care being provided to remote communities and has an unacceptably high level of risk for the clinician involved.