Longitudinal study of health, disease and access to care in rural Victoria: the Crossroads-II study: methods
Kristen M Glenister, Lisa Bourke, Leslie Bolitho, Sian Wright, Stuart Roberts, William Kemp, Leigh Rhode, Ravi Bhat, Sonke Tremper, Dianna J Magliano, Mike Morgan, Rodrigo Marino, William Adam, David Simmons
BMC Public Health | BIOMED CENTRAL LTD | Published : 2018
This study is being funded by a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) partnership grant. The partner organisations (in alphabetical order) are Alfred Health Gastroenterology, Benalla Health, Cobram District Health, Goulburn Valley Health, Goulburn Valley Primary Care Partnership, Greater Shepparton City Council, Moira Shire, Primary Care Connect, Seymour District Memorial Hospital and Shepparton Access. The funding body and partner organisations have contributed financially to personnel and the purchase of equipment required for the study. Partner organisations will receive reports and information relevant to their clients but remain independent from the data collection and analysis. Research within the Department of Rural Health is supported by the Australian Government Department of Health through the Rural Health Multidisciplinary Training (RHMT) Programme.