No simple solution to rural doctor shortage according to Riverina GP Rachel Christmas

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By Andrew Mangelsdorf
June 25 2022 - 12:00am
GP STRUGGLE: Temora GPs Rachel Christmas and Sheraz Mumtaz. Picture: Contributed

A Riverina GP says more needs to be done to attract health workers to the bush, following last week's $4.5 billion state budget announcement to create more than 10,000 new health jobs in the next four years.

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Originally from South Australia, Andrew Mangelsdorf grew up in Victoria before launching his career in Temora, NSW. He also served as a journalist at Lake Cargelligo before making the move to The Daily Advertiser in 2022. Always on the lookout for story ideas, so if you've got one, let me know: andrew.mangelsdorf@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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