Closing the Gap

‘To date, reconciliation in Australia has focused on citizenship rights and better statistical outcomes for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders peoples, when true reconciliation is much more difficult and much more rewarding’, says the Australian...

The Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association supports the 13 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peak bodies that have written to Council of Australian Governments (COAG) First Ministers seeking a full partnership between Indigenous people and...

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...

‘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-...

‘We’re giving Health Ministers an early Christmas gift’, said Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association (AHHA) Chief Executive Alison Verhoeven. ‘Over the past nine months Australian health leaders mapped out how to transform our healthcare system...