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ACRRM response to COVID-19

By March 13, 2020 March 16th, 2020 No Comments

ACRRM supports clear communication and welcomes health package to support COVID-19. ACRRM has advocated that regular, clear and consistent messaging for health professionals and the general public is vital to managing the outbreak of COVID-19. Read the release here.

Following this, and the World Health Organisation (WHO) declaring the COVID-19 outbreak a pandemic, ACRRM has welcomed the government’s announcement of a $2.4 billion health package. ACRRM President Dr Ewen McPhee says this will assist to reduce the impact of COVID-19 on all Australians and support rural and remote communities and practitioners in responding more effectively to the current situation. Read the press release here.

To view the ACRRM COVID-19 FAQ click here.