'Stagnant or going backwards': rural health in poor state

Dakota Tait
December 15 2023 - 2:00pm
According to the report, Medicare is used 50pc less in rural areas. Picture by Shutterstock.
According to the report, Medicare is used 50pc less in rural areas. Picture by Shutterstock.

Rural Australians are continuing to lag behind their city counterparts when it comes to health outcomes, with concern growing the system is stranding the communities who contribute the most.

Dakota Tait

Dakota Tait

Agricultural Digital Journalist

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