Canberra mobile health clinic to target most vulnerable in inner-city

Cassandra Morgan
By Cassandra Morgan
Updated June 4 2021 - 5:24am, first published 4:30am
ACT Health Minister Rachel Stephen-Smith launching the "PAT" city service along with Directions Health Services chief executive Bronwyn Hendry. Picture: Elesa Kurtz

A mobile health service has been set up in Canberra's city centre to target those people who generally "fall through the cracks" of the ACT's health system.


Cassandra Morgan

Cassandra Morgan

Canberra Times health reporter

It has never been more important for Canberrans to be able to access reliable and accurate information about health. As The Canberra Times’ health reporter, I am committed to ensuring our readers have access to this. I, like many in the territory, have family members who work in the sector. Although providing comprehensive coverage on the coronavirus pandemic is obviously my number one priority, I aim to frequently shed light on the fantastic work our frontline professionals do, as well as the challenges they face. Email me tips and story ideas at:

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