Rural Health Multidisciplinary Training (RHMT) Program Evaluation – Expert Reference Group

Page last updated: 29 April 2020

Role of the Expert Reference Group (ERG)

The role of the ERG is to provide expert advice to the evaluator and the Department, to inform the design and conduct of the evaluation of the RHMT program in accordance with the evaluation’s terms of reference

This included

  • Providing guidance on sources of information relevant to the RHMT program evaluation.
  • Identifying issues for examination by the RHMT program evaluation.
  • Providing evidence-based advice on:
    • models of delivery of rural health education and training
    • the higher education system as it relates to rural health professional training and the RHMT program
    • the student experience of rural education and training; including education and workforce aspirations; and any financial, emotional and social challenges in the rural and remote context
    • the rural health care and workforce context
    • the Indigenous health care and workforce context
    • further development of training pathways through the continuum of professional groups.

The ERG will consider, and provide feedback on, deliverables developed under the RHMT program evaluation, including (but not limited to) the evaluation plan, interim report and draft final reports. The ERG, however, is not responsible for approval of deliverables developed under the RHMT program evaluation or for formulating any subsequent Government response. The Department of Health remains responsible for policy and subsequent advice to Government.

RHMT Program Expert Reference Group - Members

PDF version: RHMT Program Evaluation Expert Reference Group Members (PDF 432 KB)
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Meeting Outcomes

PDF version: ERG Meeting 20th February 2020 – Meeting Outcomes (PDF 423 KB)
Word version: ERG Meeting 20th February 2020 – Meeting Outcomes (Word 143 KB)

PDF version: ERG Meeting 12th December 2019 – Meeting Outcomes (PDF 430 KB)
Word version: ERG Meeting 12th December 2019 – Meeting Outcomes (Word 142 KB)

PDF version: ERG Meeting 8th July 2019 – Meeting Outcomes (PDF 374 KB)
Word version: ERG Meeting 8th July 2019 – Meeting Outcomes (Word 138 KB)

PDF version: ERG Meeting 1st August 2019 – Meeting Outcomes (PDF 353 KB)
Word version: ERG Meeting 1st August 2019 – Meeting Outcomes (Word 135 KB)

PDF version: ERG Meeting 11th October 2019 – Meeting Outcomes (PDF 353 KB)
Word version: ERG Meeting 11th October 2019 – Meeting Outcomes (Word 141 KB)

More Information

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