2019 Activities

Support for the Uluru Statement

CARPA has continued with formal support for the Uluru statement through an advocacy group 1 Voice Uluru (https://www.1voiceuluru.org/), who encouraged us to express our support for the Uluru Statement to the Senate Inquiry into Nationhood, National Identity and...

Vaccine Story Project

https://vimeo.com/338754911 CARPA developed a 10 minute video describing the cold chain which ensures that vaccines are delivered to remote clinics in optimal condition. A grant from Northern Territory Primary Health Network enabled us to do this, and the video is...

Conference Sponsorships

CARPA has sponsored important national rural health conferences, as venues for promoting the manuals to multi-disciplinary rural health care providers and attracting new members and contributors to the manuals.  National Rural Health Alliance Conference: ‘Better...

National Rural Health Alliance Conference

CARPA shared a stall with Flinders NT at the National Rural Health Alliance Conference in Hobart from the 24th to 27th March 2019. A suite of the Remote Primary Health Care Manuals was donated as a raffle prize. Several CARPA members attended the conference. Member...

Introduction to Remote Nursing Scope of Practice

CARPA was proud to be invited to collaborate with RAHC in the development of a new learning module “Introduction to Remote Nursing Scope of Practice”.  This short interactive thirty minute course, provides a framework for nurses to clarify what is and isn’t in...

Vaccine Story

The journey a vaccine takes to a remote Australian community A short health promotion video telling the story of a vaccine's journey from a supply centre to administration in a remote Aboriginal community in a novel, engaging and culturally...

eLearning Module

CARPA has recently collaborated with Remote Area Health Corps (RAHC) in the development of a eLearning module titled 'Introduction to Remote Nursing Scope of Practice'. The module is freely available on the RAHC website- learn.rahc.com.au