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Gwynne K, Lincoln M (2016) Developing the rural health workforce to improve Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health outcomes: a systematic review Australian Health Review; Online early: (http://dx.doi.org/10.1071/AH15241)
Two critical reports were released last week; the Closing the gap: Prime Minister’s report 2016, and the Closing the gap – progress and priorities report prepared by the Close the Gap Steering Committee.
New South Wales Ministry of Health (2014) Aboriginal health worker guidelines for NSW Health Sydney: New South Wales Ministry of Health
Health Workforce Australia (2014) Australia’s health workforce series: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health workers / practitioners in focus Canberra: Health Workforce Australia
Zander KK, Dunnet DR, Brown C, Campion O, Daniels C, Daniels G, Nelson E, Blitner G, Carson D (2014) Indigenous cultural and natural resources management and mobility in Arnhem land, northern Australia Human Ecology; online first: ()
Morell AL, Kiem S, Millsteed MA, Pollice A (2014) Attraction, recruitment and distribution of health professionals in rural and remote Australia: early results of the Rural Health Professionals Program Human Resources for Health; 12: (1-6) View abstract: Attraction, recruitment and distribution of health professionals in rural and remote Australia: early results of the Rural Health […]
Watson K, Young J, Barnes M (2013) What constitutes ‘support’ for the role of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander child health workforce? Australian Health Review; 37: (112-116)
Pham X, Page P, Sivamalai S, Woolley T (2012) The benefits of a tailor-made pilot primary health-care course for Indigenous high school students in remote Queensland Australian Journal of Rural Health; 20: (113-118)
Carson D, McConnel F (2011) Indigenous health and community services employment in remote Northern Territory: a baseline examination of 2006 and 2001 census data Australian Journal of Rural Health; 19: (255-258)
The Do something real website was launched in August 2011 with the aim of encouraging people who work in health professions to consider working in Indigenous health.