Webinar: Better healthcare in hospitals for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

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Venue: Online
Date: 12 November 2020 10:30am to 12 November 2020 11:30am

The Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association, with support from HESTA, was pleased to present this webinar on better healthcare in hospitals for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people during NAIDOC week. During this webinar, participants heard about the latest research from Australia and North America on how hospitals can deliver better care. Three short presentations were provided by our guest presenters:

Ms Elissa Elvidge, University of Newcastle, discussed her work in measuring cultural safety for Aboriginal people in New South Wales. You can access the PowerPoint presentation here.

Dr Raglan Maddox, Australian National University, provided a perspective from North America and the work on cultural safety in Canada. You can access the PowerPoint presentation here.

Dr Ray Mahoney, CSIRO, discussed the identification of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who present to hospitals and the implications for their care. You can access the PowerPoint presentation here.

Following the presentations, a Q&A session was facilitated by AHHA Strategic Programs Director Dr Chris Bourke.

The recording of the webinar is available at: https://youtu.be/RHkr-2DCufw

This event was sponsored by: