Closing the Gap in Indigenous health outcomes

Farrall, Deirdre
December 2012
Australian Nursing Journal;Dec2012/Jan2013, Vol. 20 Issue 6, p6
The article presents an overview of the multidisciplinary Hospital Admission Risk Program at Peninsula Health in Australia, which links Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander patients with relevant services and support and develops care plans for them to better manage their health. Work that Peninsula Health does to help close the gap in Indigenous health care outcomes, and to improve the health of Indigenous patients, is discussed


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