The Rural Networker

Rural Networker

The Network's fortnightly electronic newsletter

In the most recent issue:

Call for conference abstracts to close SOON! (250 KB)

Rural medical school announcement welcomed (247 KB)

GP funding boost welcomed (190 KB)

PRIME Committee chair wanted - is this you? (322 KB)

PRIME Review update (203 KB)

Call for conference 2018 abstracts opens (224 KB)

Venue and dates announced for conference 2018 (412 KB)

Rural health - still on the waiting list (242 KB)

Feedback on Ambulance NZ proposal sought (311 KB)

Nursing students seek rural placements (270 KB)

Conference sessions online (228 KB)

Final PRIME review consultation (331 KB)

Last call for conference 2017 registrations (247 KB)

College of Nurses Aotearoa NZ endorses conference programme (270 KB)

Clean water not negotiable - Network (260 KB)

Conference Early Bird offer ends in 7 DAYS (229 KB)

AGM - call for agenda items (297 KB)

Registration offer to Otago health professionals (224 KB)

Jean Ross adds a doctorate to her CV (297 KB)

Support for practices affected by quakes (261 KB)

Practice ownership resource launched (320 KB)

Proposed Medical School sets new direction (308 KB)

NP funding training annoncement (439 KB)

Nursing student embarks on epic fundraiser walk (361 KB)

Have you received your membership pack? (269 KB)

Out and about with the Network (267 KB)

New Locums welcomed (233 KB)

Make a diary date for confernece 2017 (4.6 MB)

Mid winter greets adventurous Orientation group (4.6 MB)

Conference 2017 planning underway (170 KB)

Course gets thumbs up (164 KB)

Trickledown benefits for health in Budget (217 KB)

New appointment affirms University’s focus on population health  (222 KB)

Mobile Health rolls into Capital (235 KB)

Revised NZ health strategy released (240 KB)

National rural health conference ticks all the boxes (278 KB)

12 days and counting down (277 KB)

Conference 2016 countdown (253 KB)

Alliancing LIVE - what's happening in the Far North? (234 KB)

Network Xmas hours (222 KB)

Be an Early Bird, register NOW for conference 2016 (242 KB)

Health Strategy consultation begins (209 KB)

Faster Broadband just the medicine (200 KB)

NP placement first for NZLocums (193 KB)

Rural nurse young nurse of the year (182 KB)

Jetstar services welcomed  (176 KB)

Kawhia GP receives Eric Elder award (137 KB)

Mental Health screening tool developed (163 KB)

Conference 2016 update (163 KB)

Fears for farmers' mental health (153 KB)

Funding initiative well timed (152 KB)

Pharmac Seminar Series (140 KB)

Kaeo after-hours closes (116 KB)

Pharmac want your input - survey! (152 KB)

Conference 2016 venue and dates announced (152KB)

Conference sessions on line (137KB)

Conference 2015 hailed a success (291KB)

Countdown to Conference 2015 (215KB)

Eight great reasons (229KB)

Exciting speaker lineup (200KB)

Conference CME endorsement (200KB)

New Network CE takes over (205 KB)

Minister hears rural health's big issues (3.13 MB)

Surgeon's accolade (2.28 MB)

Ebola info and update (2.63 MB)

Rural health conference takes tripartite approach (3.17 MB)

NP honours for Sharron (2.64 MB)

Network applauds change to controlled drugs prescribing (2.69 MB)

Kaitaia GP gets Queen's Birthday Honour (2.8 MB)

Advice at hand for PRIME responders (4.6 MB)

West Coast hit hard by storm (1.89 MB)

AGM and Board nominations (3.61 MB)

Network support call for Philippines (2.69 MB)

Conference registrations open (2.34 MB)

Extra funding for rural general practice (3.25 MB)

Rural Nurses invted to particpate in survey (1.88 MB)

Opotiki goes live with telehealth (2.6 MB)

Changes to GMS welcomed (2.71 MB)

Calling all musos (2.6 MB)

2014 Conference logo launched (2.63MB)

Conference 2014 theme chosen (3.60MB)

Network conference 2014 (2.51MB)

Suicide Action Plan (2.45MB)

RRS status quo for now (2.84MB)

Tania achieves NP status (2.42MB)

Med council submission planned (2.42 MB)

Have you registered for Rotorua 2013?

Countdown on to Rotorua 2013 (2.24MB)

Rural Ranking Score - the Case for Change (2.67 MB)

Jo wins 2012 Clinicians' Challenge (2.73 MB)

More discussion needed on free under-sixes visits (2.55 MB)

Registrations open for Conference 2013 (2.42 MB)

Network Conference 2013 (2.74 MB)

VBS reminder (2.25 MB)

VBS review - your views required (3.22 MB)

Volcanic eruption plan worked well (2.04 MB)

VBS in the news (2.24 MB)

After hours care concerns

Latest "reasonable" fees increase ... (3.24 MB)

Win an ipad2 (2.75 MB)

Countdown to conference. Register now! (694 KB)

Free after-hours health care for under-sixes (3 MB)

RRS update (2.70 MB)

Doctors: the professionals patients want to see first (2.65 MB)

Conference 2012 - Queenstown (2.73 MB)

New 'Practice Rate' for Members (2.29MB)

Latest RBI rollout (2.11 MB)

Network Board meets rural mayors (2.16 MB)

Caution urged over contractual variation (1.78 MB)

Budget 2011

Registrars wanted to participate in study (1.70 MB)

Call to extend Voluntary Bonding Scheme (2.11 MB)

New Network chair (2.06 MB)

Conference on inspite of earthquake (1.32 MB)

Rural Ranking Score update (1.83 MB)

Have a very Merry Christmas (1.40 MB)

Pike River assistance (2.72 MB)

GP Registrar Training request (1.78 MB)

Early Bird registrations open for Conference 2011 (2 MB)

Balinting by telephone (1.80 MB)

More Maori needed in health (1.88 MB)

Celia Lashlie to speak at conference 2011 (1.39 MB)

Canterbury quake - message from the chair (1.7 MB)

Need a Locum? (2.16 MB)

Conference 2011 update (1.8 MB)

Amanda's Southland's newest Nurse Practitioner (1.72 MB)

Rachel achieves Nurse Practitioner status (2.8 MB)

We want your feedback (2.37 MB)

Nurses win awards (1.9 MB)

Survey coming your way (1.12 MB) 

Board resignations (1.6 MB)

Shared patient record pushed (1.9 MB)

New Network Board named (3.44 MB)

Nurses fear cutbacks  (1.9 MB)

Call for Board nominations (2.6 MB)

Important message to Members (2.6 MB)

Catch the Early Bird rate (2.8 MB)

Conference 2010 countdown on (1.7 MB)

Added value

Place your vacancy with the Rural Networker (2.6 MB)

Make it a date in your diary

Conference 2010 - Rural Health No. 8 Wired  (2.9 MB)

For he's a Distinguished Fellow

Moerewa GP Graeme Fenton recognised by College of GPs

Showing the way in WA

Network chairperson Kirsty Murrell-McMillan looks at rural health in Western Australia following her recent visit there.

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