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Research report

08 May 2013

There has been a substantial increase in interest in continuous quality improvement (CQI) efforts in the Australian primary health care arena over the past several years, including in the Indigenous primary health care sector. This interest has promoted increased financial incentives (e.g. to...

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Research report

29 May 2012

This paper describes the patient journey mapping tools and frameworks used in the Managing Two Worlds Together (MTWT) Project.

We sought to explore the barriers and enablers, gaps and strategies in relation to country Aboriginal patient journeys from rural and remote...

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Research report

20 Feb 2012

This is the final report of a project intended to evaluate, and where possible develop and demonstrate effective and transferable chronic condition management strategies, and to generate research evidence about their processes, impacts and health outcomes.

Clinical data from the...

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Research report

24 Aug 2011

 

The project examined the corporate support needs of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services, the issues associated with obtaining appropriate support and existing support structures used by these services.

The key research questions were:

•  what is...

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Research report

11 Oct 2010

The Lowitja Institute and the Australian National University have launched a new publication with recommendations on how GPs can help Close the Gap. Better identification of Indigenous patients in general practices would improve their access to Medicare benefits such as health checks that...

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Discussion paper

13 Jan 2010

This discussion paper argues for the centrality of Aboriginal Spirituality in the practice of social and emotional wellbeing and for applications in all areas of Aboriginal development.

Although often mentioned in the literature on Aboriginal health and social and emotional...

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