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The Lowitja Institute


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02 Jun 2015

This report on City Sites Case Studies is complemented by reports on four others: Renal, Cardiac, Maternity, and Rural and Remote Sites. It is published as part of the Improving Aboriginal Patient Journeys study, Stage 3 of the Managing Two Worlds Together project.

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Case study

02 Jun 2015

This report on Maternity Case Studies is complemented by reports on four others: Renal, Cardiac, City Sites, and Rural and Remote Sites. It is published as part of the Improving Aboriginal Patient Journeys study, Stage 3 of the Managing Two Worlds Together project.

Five maternity case...

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Research report

02 Jun 2015

Managing Two Worlds Together: Improving the Aboriginal Patient Journey

Health care is delivered in specialised segments, but mostly succeeds or fails as a package. Tracking patients’ experience, or journey, through the system is an effective way to evaluate how and why...

Case study

02 Jun 2015

This report on Rural and Remote Sites Case Studies is complemented by reports on four others: Renal, Cardiac, Maternity, and City Sites. It is published as part of the Improving Aboriginal Patient Journeys study, Stage 3 of the Managing Two Worlds Together (MTWT) project. This publication...

Case study

02 Jun 2015

This report on Renal Case Studies is complemented by reports on four others: Cardiac, Maternity, Rural and Remote Sites, and City Sites. It is published as part of the Improving Aboriginal Patient Journeys study, Stage 3 of the Managing Two Worlds Together (MTWT) project. It describes the ways...

Research report

01 Mar 2015

This report contains the recommendations and outcomes of the national roundtable Empowering Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people through the Family Wellbeing program, Adelaide, March 2014. There is an accompanying policy brief.

Family Wellbeing (FWB) is an effective social and...

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Research report

05 Feb 2015

Abstract

Alarming over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in Australian prisons, combined with high recidivism rates and poor health and social outcomes among those released from prison, has led many to claim that incarceration is a social...

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Research report

30 Nov 2014

This paper explores how the Australian health sector might improve opportunities for career development for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander workers. It considers the current evidence surrounding career development in the health sector, along with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander...

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Research report

05 Mar 2014

This paper presents the results of a project that considered how research might best contribute to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and wellbeing in the year 2030.

Executive summary

In late 2012, the Lowitja Institute embarked on a project using ‘...

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Research report

30 Oct 2013

This report represents the results of the first phase of the Victorian Aboriginal Child Mortality Study (VACMS). The VACMS addresses the critical issue of incomplete and inaccurate data describing Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander vital statistics, particularly focusing on maternal and...

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