The Fly-in Fly-out and Drive-in Drive-out model of health care service provision for rural and remote Australia: benefits and disadvantages.

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CONTEXT Rural Australians experience poorer health and poorer access to health care services than their urban counterparts, and there is a chronic shortage of health professionals in rural and remote Australia. Strategies designed to reduce this rural-urban divide include fly-in fly-out (FIFO) and drive-in drive-out (DIDO) services. The aim of this article… (More)

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@article{Hussain2015TheFF, title={The Fly-in Fly-out and Drive-in Drive-out model of health care service provision for rural and remote Australia: benefits and disadvantages.}, author={Rafat Hussain and Myfanwy J Maple and Sally Hunter and Virginia Mapedzahama and Prasuna DVG Reddy}, journal={Rural and remote health}, year={2015}, volume={15 3}, pages={3068} }