A sub-specialty of Family Medicine concerned with practising in country areas, often without specialists, hospitals and other support services. It may involve extra training, and greater use of electronic communication.
Sites listed here will focus on medical
services in rural and remote areas. If your site is concerned more with public health issues, or with the provision of allied health services ( such as physiotherapy or counselling ), it should be submitted to Rural Health
Sites concerning community nursing are listed in Community Health.
Sites listed here will represent professional organizations for physicians working in the field of rural/remote medicine.