Q. What determines if a region is rural or remote?
A. The Department of Health uses the Modified Monash Model (MMM) to classify regions. To qualify for Telehealth services you must live in a region MMM 4 – 7.
You can view THIS MAP to see the regions, then follow the instructions below.
On the right under “Select Your Layers” find “Department of Health – custom remoteness classification” and check the box next to “Modified Monash Model (2015)”. You will see different colours for the regions, you can enter your address in the search box above “Select Your Layers”.