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Four Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander early career health professionals have been awarded scholarships to attend the 42nd World Hospital Congress, being held in Brisbane from 10–12 October 2018. The scholarships are sponsored by the Australian...

‘Today’s report on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cardiac care released by the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare shows encouraging progress while also showing there is still some way to go to bridge gaps in treatment and mortality,’...

Understanding the history behind why Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients are five times more likely to leave hospital against medical advice is key to achieving reconciliation in the hospital system, the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals...

Joint statement from the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association, Public Health Association of Australia, Consumers Health Forum of Australia and National Rural Health Alliance If we want Australia’s First Peoples to have the best possible...

Today is National Close the Gap Day, a day for the Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association to reflect on our core purpose of supporting universal healthcare, especially for Australia’s First Peoples. ‘With our universal healthcare system we have...

‘All governments—federal, state and territory—must urgently work together and in meaningful partnership with Australia’s First Peoples if we’re serious about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians living just as long and as healthily as non-...

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