Federal government funding of $6.8 million to fund 15 Parkinson’s nurses should be targeted at regional areas where there are few or no neurologists, Parliament has been told. With patients facing long waits to see a neurologist in parts of rural Australia, the recently announced pilot scheme for Parkinson’s nurses should give priority to areas of ...
Parkinson’s nurses needed in rural areas to fill gaps left by neurologists
By Michael Woodhead
25 Feb 2019