National Rural Health Alliance report finds $6.5 billion funding shortfall

Jamieson Murphy
June 28 2023 - 6:45am
Rural patients miss out on $850 a year in healthcare access. Picture via Shutterstock
Rural patients miss out on $850 a year in healthcare access. Picture via Shutterstock

Regional Australians miss out on nearly $850 a year in healthcare access, which equates to a total annual rural health spending deficit of $6.5 billion, a new report has found.

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Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

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Newcastle Herald news director and business reporter. Interested in any and all yarns. Whisper g'day mate to me at jamieson.murphy@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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