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NT Aboriginal organisations call for NT Government to be dissolved and demand input into Royal Commission

A coalition of Northern Territory Aboriginal organisations today called for the federal Parliament to step in to dissolve the NT Government, following the exposure of the NT Government’s barbaric abuse of children in detention. 380 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health :Report : Perils of place: identifying hotspots of health inequality

Hospitalisation rates for diabetes, tooth decay and other conditions that should be treatable or manageable out of hospital show how Australia’s health system is consistently failing some communities. 262 more words

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NACCHO Save a date #ChildrensDay2016 , #IAHA2016, #OCHREDay2016 , #NACCHOAGM2016

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Improving NACCHO communications to members and stakeholders

To reduce the number of NACCHO Communiques we now  send out most Mondays  an executive summary -Save the date on important events /Conferences/training , members news, awards, funding opportunities : 1,809 more words

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NACCHO Health News Alert : Sports drinks are gammin': New campaign urges Aboriginal community to go for water instead

Gammin can mean fake or not real in our Community. So when we say ‘sports drinks are gammin’, that’s because sports drink companies make their drinks sound really healthy, when actually they’re full of sugar. 644 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health : AMA president would be 'gobsmacked' if Coalition sticks with Medicare rebate freeze

First QUESTION: The targets for closing the gap in Indigenous disadvantage, some of them aren’t moving, some are in fact going backwards.

What would you like to communicate to the Federal Government on making progress on those targets? 2,395 more words

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NACCHO #Aboriginal Health : #AIHW releases specific Measures tool Item 715 MBS Health checks

All Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are eligible for an annual Indigenous-specific health check: item 715 on the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS).

AIHW Press Release 21 July 2016… 561 more words

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