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Rural Health Tracks

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Latest News

WA Centre for Rural Health Makes Premiers Awards Shortlist

 
 
  • The team at WACRH wishes you a happy and safe Christmas and New Year

    We wish you a very happy and safe festive season and look forward to continued collaboration with you through 2015. We will close from 12pm on the 24th of December and re-open on the 6th of January. Read More
  • Academic Research

    WACRH continues to be involved in a multitude of academic projects.
    While some aim to expand the knowledge base of rural health, and others seek to respond to the professional development needs of health professionals working in rural areas, they all work to improve the health and wellbeing of rural and remote residents.
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  • Supporting Rural Health Staff

    WACRH’s ‘pipeline’ model reinforces rural workforce activities such as:
    Provision of simulated activities from the EdSIM centre (such as the diabetic foot training workshops) and
    Secondary school aged studentsCareer guidance and exposure to a variety of health fields
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Missing Voices

Missing Voices

Communication difficulties after stroke and traumatic brain injury in Indigenous Australians

We use communication, conversation and yarning in everything we do… so what happens when it goes wrong?

WACRH, UWA and Edith Cowan University are exploring the topic in order to improve care for Aboriginal patients who experience communication difficulties after being affected by a stroke or other traumatic brain injury.

The first stages of the project have produced a handout to help health staff better manage patients with Acquired Communication Disorders (ACD). 

 

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  • Simulation >

    WACRH offers the latest in Simulation education and training. See what's happening at EdSIM! Read More
  • Cultural Orientation >

    A number of universities in WA have adopted WACRH's Cultural Orientation site as part a Read More
  • Staff Contacts & Profiles >

    WACRH staff are based in Geraldton, Perth and Mt Magnet. Read More
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Upcoming Events

Friday
19
Dec
WACRH
Starts at: 10:00

WACRH and GMML are presenting a free series of workshops designed specifically for those working in the Aged Care sector.

Each Workshop includes practical learning and may involve simulated learning in WACRH's EdSIM centre.