- Location: Western Junction, TAS
- Category: Health
305 Evandale Road
Western Junction TAS 7212
The Royal Flying Doctor Service use the latest in aviation, medical and communications technology, to provide emergency medical and primary health care services to anyone who lives, works or travels in rural and remote Australia.
Combined with telehealth consultations, fly-in fly-out GP and Nurse clinics, mobile dental services, patient transfers, and a myriad of other health services, the RFDS is constantly working to see that those living in rural and remote areas can enjoy the same health outcomes as those living in city areas.
The Royal Flying Doctor Service in Launceston is situated at Western Junction near the Launceston Airport and supports the aeromedical service and reaches out to communities to deliver a broad range of primary health care services and community projects to benefit all Tasmanians.
The RFDS in Tasmania operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to provide Tasmanians with services which include emergency trauma evacuations and inter-hospital transfers to take patients to the specialist care they need.