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NACCHO @aihw First report tracking progress against the Implementation Plan goals for the Aboriginal Health Plan 2013–2023

  ” This National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan 2013–2023 report presents data for each of the 20 goals, and assesses progress against the goals at the national level.” 186 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health #NAIDOC2017 : Recognising the communication gap in Indigenous health care

 ” The communication gap between health professionals and Indigenous Australians has a significant impact on health outcomes

Limited health literacy is not confined to Indigenous people, but it is greatly magnified for speakers of Indigenous languages in comparison, for example, to non-English speaking migrants from countries where a scientific approach to medicine is practised and where these health concepts are already codified.” 2,038 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health : Why the @NRHAlliance needs a new Rural and Remote Health Strategy

 

” The National Rural Health Alliance has been leading advocacy to the Government that it is time to develop a new Rural and Remote Health Strategy, together with a fully funded Implementation Plan.  1,453 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health : MBS Review Taskforce – Next round of public consultation now open

 ” As you are aware, the Medicare Benefits Schedule (MBS) Review Taskforce is considering every one of the more than 5,700 items on the MBS, with a focus of how the items can be better aligned with contemporary clinical evidence and practice to improve health outcomes for all Australians. 129 more words

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Aboriginal Health #NRW2017 Good News Alert 2 of 2 : Download @AIHW 4th National report Indigenous nKPIs primary health care

 ” This fourth national report on the Indigenous primary health care national Key Performance Indicators (nKPIs) data collection presents annual data on indicators collected from the June 2012 to the June 2016 reporting period. 546 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health Newspaper : ATSI Health needs more than a 10 year plan - It needs political will

 ” Closing the gap in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health inequality unfortunately remains a persistent challenge for our society.

There is no shortage of statistics and data demonstrating that we need to do better – it can sometimes feel like there is a new report every week flagging indicators of concern. 1,140 more words

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NACCHO Aboriginal Health Plan #NATSIHP : New advisory group established to assist with implementation plan

 “ The acknowledgement of racism as a critical component for health in the National Health Plan was a huge step forward and  I’m delighted the Implementation Plan had sown seeds to tackle social and cultural determinants of health , which contributed to 31 per cent of the gap in life expectancy between Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians… 467 more words

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