MSS appreciates the difficulties in recruiting and retaining rural health practitioners and professionals, and the many issues relating to professional isolation.  Therefore the Rural Health Professional Development Program (RHPDP) will provide a wide range of health related clinical training and professional development sessions, which will support rural health professionals in maintaining their individual competencies of care.

In the delivery of this training programme, over the next 6 months, MSS will :

Continue to deliver  rural site study days when requested on aspects of ambulatory surgery in the rural setting.