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In Queensland, the RFDS employs 400 of the most highly skilled professionals in the country, from pilots to doctors, flight nurses, engineers and beyond. They keep 20 aircraft running across nine bases. Operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, delivering the finest care to over 290,000 Australians each year, that's one person every two minutes. This podcast gives you the news on the latest innovation, success and people as well as offering a behind the scenes look at the day to day operations of our Service & what it takes to keep the doctor flying!

In Queensland, the RFDS employs 400 of the most highly skilled professionals in the country, from pilots to doctors, flight nurses, engineers and beyond. They keep 20 aircraft running across nine bases. Operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, delivering the finest care to over 290,000 Australians each year, that's one person every two minutes. This podcast gives you the news on the latest innovation, success and people as well as offering a behind the scenes look at the day to day operations of our Service & what it takes to keep the doctor flying!
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Australia

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In Queensland, the RFDS employs 400 of the most highly skilled professionals in the country, from pilots to doctors, flight nurses, engineers and beyond. They keep 20 aircraft running across nine bases. Operating 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, delivering the finest care to over 290,000 Australians each year, that's one person every two minutes. This podcast gives you the news on the latest innovation, success and people as well as offering a behind the scenes look at the day to day operations of our Service & what it takes to keep the doctor flying!

Language:

English

Contact:

0447 266 038


Episodes

Could drone technology soon join the Flying Doctor's fleet?

4/16/2019
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Could drones help the Royal Flying Doctor Service’s Queensland Section overcome one of their biggest challenges? That's the question that was put to some of the finest minds in UAV & drone technology as the Flying Doctor joined forces with World of Drones Education for their healthcare & drone think tank held this week. The Flying Doctor's Edwina Stott went along to listen in.

Duration:00:05:06