A fundamental step towards improving health outcomes for Aboriginal people is to assist the mainstream health system better understand and incorporate Aboriginal culture and customs.
Our PHN has produced this framework to help embed cultural respect principles into our region’s primary health care system. The development of this framework has actively involved the people who receive the health services we fund, as well as our staff and our service providers. It will provide our service providers, partners and the PHN with a guide to help deliver quality, culturally safe, responsive health care to Aboriginal and communities across our region and contribute towards Closing the Gap.
Click on the link opposite to download the guide