Useful Links

Rural Health Sites

RHCE2                    Rural Health Continuing Education Stream Two

ROALS                    Rural Obstetric and Anaesthetic Locum Scheme

ASGC-RA                Rural Classification (Australian Standard Geographical Classification – Remoteness Areas)

ACRRM                   Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine

AIHW                       Australian Institute of Health & Welfare (Rural Health)

ARHEN                    Australian Rural Health Education Network

CRANAplus             Support for Remote Area Health Professionals

NRHA                      National Rural Health Alliance

RCS                         Rural Clinical Schools

RDAA                      Rural Doctors Association of Australia (Rural Specialists Group)

RHWA                     Rural Health Workforce Australia

RRMEO                  Rural and Remote Medical Education Online


Australian Indigenous Health

AIDA                        Australian Indigenous Doctors Association

AIHI                          Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet

AIHW                       Australian Institute of Health & Welfare (Indigenous Australians)

LIME                        Leaders in Indigenous Medical Education

NACCHO                 National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation

NICHE                     Network for Indigenous Cultural and Health Education

Federal                    Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet (


Government Health Departments by State and Territory

Federal                      Department of Health

ACT                           ACT Health

NSW                          NSW Ministry of Health

NT                              NT Department of Health

QLD                           Queensland Health

SA                             SA Medical Education and Training

TAS                           TAS Department of Health and Human Services

VIC                            VIC Department of Health

WA                            WA Department of Health


Specialty Societies and Special Interest Groups

APSAD                       Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and Drug Addiction

ANZSBT                     Australian and New Zealand Society for Blood Transfusion

ANZBMS                    Australian and New Zealand Bone and Mineral Society

CSANZ                       Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand

GESA                         Gastroenterological Society of Australia

ANZSGM                    Australian and New Zealand Society for Geriatric Medicine

HSANZ                       Haematology Society of Australia and New Zealand

ASCIA                        Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy

ASID                           Australasian Society for Infectious Diseases

MOGA                        Medical Oncology Group of Australia

ANZSN                       Australian and New Zealand Society of Nephrology

AANMS                      Australasian Association of Nuclear Medicine Specialists

ANZAN                      Australian and New Zealand Association of Neurologists

ARA                           Australian Rheumatology Association

TSANZ                      Thoracic Society of Australia and New Zealand