The Institute of Remote HealthCare is an independent organisation devoted to the improvement of healthcare for those who live and work in remote and isolated places. The main focus of the IRHC is to promote the recognition of the distinct challenges of remote health care practice. Membership is open to a wide variety of professional groups. We are the international professional home for Remote Healthcare Practitioners
The IRHC aims to be:
A centre for excellence for the safe practice of remote healthcare that is recognised worldwide by practitioners, employers and other stakeholders.
The body recognised globally as setting the standards for safe practice of remote healthcare in all situations and environments where it is required.
Valued by its membership as providing professional support, certification and CPD.
Innovative in its thinking in the pursuit of safe and effective remote healthcare.
Support rigorous scientific research aiming to promote healthcare practice and delivery in remote and rural healthcare settings.
Promote high quality evidence based practice in all aspects of remote healthcare.