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Margaret Kelaher

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Access to eye health services among Indigenous Australians

This paper explores Indigenous people's access to eye health services at a community level. Our project examined equity of access to eye health services at a community level by examining the relationship between the percentage of Indigenous people living in an area, socioeconomic status and...
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An evaluation framework to improve Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health

This report, sets out a framework for the evaluation of policies, programs and services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples across Australia.
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Sentinel Sites evaluation: final report

Commissioned by the Federal Department of Health and Ageing, this evaluation considers the $805m Indigenous Chronic Disease Package (ICDP), a federal government initiative designed to improve the capacity of primary health care services to more effectively prevent and manage chronic disease among Indigenous populations.
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Follow-up of Indigenous-specific health assessments — a socioecological analysis

Objective: To describe patterns of uptake of Indigenous-specific health assessments and associated follow-up items, and examine the barriers and enablers to delivery and billing of follow-up over the first 3 years of implementation of the Indigenous Chronic Disease Package (ICDP). Design, setting and participants: We...
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Sentinel Sites evaluation: a place-based evaluation of the Indigenous Chronic Disease Package 2010–2012 - summary report

Known as the ‘Sentinel Sites Evaluation’ (SSE), this evaluation was completed over the period 2010 - 2013. The evaluation addresses the complex challenges of re-orienting services and systems to provide high quality chronic illness care. The SSE has identified some notable achievements, but there is...