Strengthening primary health care to improve Indigenous health outcomes

John Wakerman and Cindy Shannon
Med J Aust 2016; 204 (10): . || doi: 10.5694/mja16.00031
Published online: 6 June 2016

We need to better implement what we know works for Indigenous populations

What can the health system do to improve Indigenous health outcomes in Australia? Two articles recently published in the Journal offer some insights into the evidence behind what works, how we know it works, why it works and implications for policy.1,2

  • John Wakerman1
  • Cindy Shannon2

  • 1 Flinders NT - Flinders University, Darwin, NT
  • 2 University of Queensland, Brisbane, QLD

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