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Aboriginal primary health care

Sophia Couzos

Aboriginal primary health care

an evidence-based approach

by Sophia Couzos

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Published by Oxford University Press in Melbourne .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Primary Health Care,
  • Evidence-Based Medicine,
  • Oceanic Ancestry Group,
  • Australia

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[edited by] Sophia Couzos and Richard B. Murray.
    ContributionsMurray, Richard B., Kimberley Aboriginal Medical Services" Council.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxi, 455 p. :
    Number of Pages455
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22176937M
    ISBN 10019550836X

    This unit describes the knowledge and skills required to deliver primary health care services within the context of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander health. It provides an understanding of historical, political and other significant factors impacting on the current health of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander communities. The role of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers (ATSIHWs) is crucial to improving health outcomes of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. They play a vital role in the primary health care workforce, providing practical and primary care .

    Primary health care includes general practitioners (GPs), Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Workers and Practitioners, nurses, allied health professionals, midwives, pharmacists and dentists. The services provided as part of primary health care are broad, and include health promotion and education, prevention and screening, early. Proceeds from book sales support the continued operations of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services. Buy Aboriginal Primary Health Care by Sophie Couzos from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books. Book Details. ISBN: ISBN

      Objective: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) have been identified as having an important role in improving the health and wellbeing of individuals in prison; however, a lack of information exists on how to strengthen this paper explores the experiences of ACCHO staff in primary health care to individuals inside or . Medicines Book iii Preface The Medicines Book for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Practitioners covers medicines recommended in the CARPA Standard Treatment Manual and the Women's Business Manual, and other medicines commonly used in remote primary health care centres.


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