A very poignant blog from a nurse in one of our members’ rural towns. A must read for other healthcare professionals, politicians, Health Authorities and patients.
Click on: The Renegate RN
Some my favourites:
10 Challenges and Benefits of being a Rural Nurse
Five Reasons Rural Nursing is a Forgotten Speciality
Working Through Loss
7 Steps for Incorporating Social Justice into your Practice: What Every Rural Nurse Needs to Know

Dr. Oelke is an Advisory Committee member for the Rural Health Services Research Network of BC ( and currently in Orange, Australia doing work at the Centre for Rural and Remote Mental Health. Click here to access the blog Nelly Oelke in Orange, Australia