Telehealth and rehabilitation

Project Type: Videoconferences, workshop, presentations
Project Duration: 1 year

The project aimed to improve the knowledge, linkage, peer support and networking of health practitioners managing patients with disabilities in rural Australia.

It consisted of two videoconferences, a workshop and four presentations on:

  • How to set up and conduct telemedicine in rehabilitation
  • Current technologies
  • The future possibilities in this field

Videos of all events are available along with links to useful resources and downloads. Please click on the event name to access the recording.

If you can suggest other useful resources that should be linked, please email the RHCE Liaison Officer

The project would not have been possible without the assistance of the Fellows on the working group: Dr Jeremy Christley, Prof Maria Crotty, Dr Penelope Smith, Dr Elizabeth McDonald and Dr David Douglas.

Part 1: Videoconferences

Videoconference 1

Want to Set Up a Telehealth Service?


Spasticity and Telerehabilitation

Part 2: Workshop and presentations

Plenary presentations, workshop and international presentation

Activities at the Australasian Faculty of Rehabilitation Medicine Annual Scientific Meeting (2014)

RACP Continuing Professional Development

Participation in these activities can be claimed in the MyCPD program under Category 2: Group Learning Activities at 1 credit per hour.

Read on for further information on the RACP CPD Program.

Contact Information

For more information on the project please contact the RHCE Liaison Officer, at

The Rural Health Continuing Education (RHCE) Program

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This Project has been funded by the Department of Health under the Rural Health Continuing Education Sub-program (RHCE) Stream One which is managed by the Committee of Presidents of Medical Colleges.

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians is solely responsible for the content of, and views expressed in any material associated with this project.



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