Health College CEO backs NBN for telehealth

Rural health advocates have nominatedequitable access to high-speed broadband as a critical election issue.  It was the top priority recommendation from the recent National Rural Health Conference in Adelaide, where delegates stated that high broadband speeds are crucial for facilitating new and emerging best practice models of healthcare.  As well as its importance for enabling improvements to healthcare, the NBN is critical for economic and social development, says Daryl Sadgrove, Chief Executive Officer of the Australasian College of Health Service Management.  Read the full article here .