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Ride Along Program

Ride-Along is an observational attachment with the Royal Flying Doctor Service which provides eligible medical and nursing students a great experience of rural health care in South Australia.

RDWA and RFDS have partnered to provide this experience to more than 1,000 students during the past 20 years.

The one-day attachment occurs on a weekend, and interested students are invited to attend one of several orientation sessions held at the RFDS Base throughout the year.

Medical or nursing students who are in Years 1 or 2 enrolled in the following courses and who are members of their University’s Rural Health Club can contact their Club to request attendance at the session:

  • The University of Adelaide - Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery OR  Bachelor of Nursing AND Member of AURHA;
  • University of South Australia - Bachelor of Nursing AND Member of ROUSTAH;
  • Flinders University – Doctor of Medicine OR Bachelor of Nursing AND Member of FURHS.

Contact

Future Workforce
P: 08 8234 8277
E: futureworkforce@ruraldoc.com.au