Council Community Directories as a Source of Information about Local Health Services in Rural Australia

@article{Eley2010CouncilCD,
  title={Council Community Directories as a Source of Information about Local Health Services in Rural Australia},
  author={Robert M Eley and Delwar Hossain},
  journal={J. Community Informatics},
  year={2010},
  volume={6}
}
Despite the existence of web based community directories information about local health services in rural Queensland is reported by service providers to be poor. A survey in four towns determined directory community use for health information. Although 60% of town residents use the internet, only 20% were aware of the existence of their town’s community directory and less than 10% used it for health service information. Existing directories are neither user friendly nor comprehensive in content… CONTINUE READING