Flying Doctor Telehealth provides access to online telehealth appointments with a Respiratory Physician, for patients in rural Victorian communities. Patients with respiratory conditions such as asthma, COPD and some lung cancers are suitable for telehealth appointments. Flying Doctor Telehealth provides an appointment facilitator to book and join appointments for patients, at their local health service.
The Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria is partnered with Dr Paul Forgarty a Respiratory Physician. Paul has extensive experience and expertise in all aspects of Respiratory Medicine including asthma, COPD and lung cancer.
This referral pathway outlines the suitability of patients for Flying Doctor Telehealth
and provides further instructions as to what information to include in a referral to Flying Doctor Telehealth.