Health topic quickview: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health

A collection of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health-related information in the Health website.

Page last updated: 23 November 2014 (this page is generated automatically and reflects updates to other content within the website)

A quickview of health information

Indigenous Health

03 October 2014

From this launching page you will find information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health activities.

Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmissible Infections

02 July 2014

The Australian Government Department of Health provides leadership for the coordination of the national response to blood borne viruses and sexually transmissible infections through a number of national strategies and initiatives.

Trachoma: Surveillance report for active trachoma annual reports

03 October 2013

The National Trachoma Surveillance and Reporting Unit (NTSRU) was established in November 2006 to improve the quality and consistency of data collection and reporting of active trachoma in Australia. This page contains links to trachoma surveillance annual reports from 2006. Documents are available in both HTML and PDF format.

Program/Initiatives

13 Oct 2014

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarships

07 Oct 2014

2011/12 Annual Report Element 3— National Partnership Agreement on Indigenous Early Childhood Development (NPA IECD)

07 Oct 2014

2009/10 Annual Report Element 3— National Partnership Agreement on Indigenous Early Childhood Development (NPA IECD)

23 Sep 2014

2013/14 Annual Report Element 3 National Partnership Agreement Indigenous Early Childhood Development

17 Mar 2014

2012/13 Annual Report - Element 3 - National Partnership Agreement - Indigenous Early Childhood Development

09 Dec 2013

Quality Assurance for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Medical Services (QAAMS) Pathology program

14 May 2013

Enhanced Primary Care Program overview

08 Mar 2011

National Indigenous Health Workforce Training Package

08 Mar 2011

Ear and Hearing Training initiative for Aboriginal Health Workers

08 Mar 2011

Closing the Gap: Tackling Indigenous Chronic Disease Package

08 Mar 2011

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarships

04 Apr 2008

Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme

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Publications

02 Oct 2014

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework

01 Oct 2014

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan 2013-2023

25 Sep 2014

Improving health in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander mothers, babies and young children: a literature review

19 Sep 2014

Third National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmissible Infections strategy 2010–2013

17 Sep 2014

Healthy Bodies Need Healthy Drinks Resource Package

09 Jul 2014

National Strategies for blood-borne viruses and sexually transmissible infections

16 Jan 2014

Trachoma Surveillance Report 2011 to 2012

14 Nov 2012

A National Health and Hospitals Network for Australia’s future

14 Nov 2012

A Healthier Future for All Australians: National Health and Hospitals Reform Commission - Final Report June 2009

01 Nov 2011

National Blood-borne Virus and Sexually Transmissible Infections Surveillance and Monitoring Plan: 2010 - 2013

12 Aug 2011

7th National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Environmental Health Conference Kalgoorlie, WA

15 Jul 2011

Interim Evaluation of the Northern Territory Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Aged Care Workforce Development Projects

10 Jan 2011

Environmental Health Practitioner Manual: A resource manual for Environmental Health Practitioners working with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities

17 Jun 2008

When girls and women sniff

17 Jun 2008

When boys and men sniff

01 Jun 2008

A Review of enablers and barriers of Indigenous drug users accessing needle and syringe programs – a report for the COAG Multilateral Group on Needle and Syringe Programs

01 Apr 2008

National Guidelines for the Management of People with HIV Who Place Others at Risk

04 Jan 2008

Volatile substance misuse: a review of interventions: monograph series no. 65

10 May 2006

Sniffing and the brain

18 Oct 2001

Better Health Care: studies in the successful delivery of primary health care services for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians

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