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Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; This publication contains may contain links to external sites. These external sites may no longer be active.; Australia's National Institute for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Research.




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The Lowitja Institute

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Melbourne (Vic.)


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stakeholders and provide executive support to the Director and Deputy Director. More information at <http://www.unijobs.com.au/show.php?title=project_officer_54223>. ******************************************************************* MEDIA Past media releases are at: <http://www.lowitja.org.au/media-releases>. Stories about the LowitjaInstitute in the media are listed at <http://www.lowitja.org.au/media>. ========== Media release from the office of the Hon. Warren Snowdon, Minister for Indigenous Health: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders Accessing Health Services More Frequently, 26 October 2011: The Minister for Indigenous Health, Warren Snowdon, said a new independent report shows a dramatic increase in the number of health services provided to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients by the Australian Government. The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare report on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health services 2009-10 analysed healthcare funded through the Office of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health (OATSIH), a division of the Federal Department of Health and Ageing. The report showed almost 360,000 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander clients accessed more than 2 million episodes of primary health care in 2009-10. Full text at: http://www.health.gov.au/internet/ministers/publishing.nsf/Content/mr-yr11-ws-ws053.htm ========== Media release from the office of the Hon. Mark Butler, Minister for Mental Health and Ageing $673.7 million for biggest ever investment in health and medical research, 17 October 2011: The Minister for Mental Health and Ageing, Mark Butler, today announced the single largest investment in grants for health and medical research in Australian history. The Gillard Labor Government is providing $673.7 million for 1,140 grants to support researchers, research projects and research institutions Australia-wide. Full text at <http://www.health.gov.au/internet/ministers/publishing.nsf/Content/mr-yr11-mbmb125.htm>. ******************************************************************* PUBLICATIONS Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Services Report 200910: OATSIH Services Reporting Key Results, AIHW 2011 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publicationdetail/?id=10737420224>. ========== Asthma in Australia 2011, AIHW 2011 <http://www.aihw.gov.au/publicationdetail/?id=10737420159>. ========== Using technology to deliver healthcare education to rural patients, C. V. McIlhenny, B. L. Guzic, D. R. Knee, C. M. Wendekier, B. R. Demuth & J. B. Roberts 2011, Rural and Remote Health, vol. 11, no. 4: <http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21995854>. ========== http://www.unijobs.com.au/show.php?title=project_officer_54223 http://www.lowitja.org.au/media-releases http://www.lowitja.org.au/media http://www.health.gov.au/internet/ministers/publishing.nsf/Content/mr-yr11-ws-ws053.htm http://www.health.gov.au/internet/ministers/publishing.nsf/Content/mr-yr11-mb-mb125.htm http://www.health.gov.au/internet/ministers/publishing.nsf/Content/mr-yr11-mb-mb125.htm http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=10737420224 http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=10737420224 http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=10737420159 http://www.aihw.gov.au/publication-detail/?id=10737420159 http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21995854