National Strategic Framework for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health 2003-2013

Data Development, Data Quality and Research

To ensure that Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples enjoy a healthy life equal to that of the general population that is enriched by a strong living culture, dignity and justice.

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Longer Term Priority Actions (current year and beyond):
(Specific Strategies)

Lead Agency
(Contributing agencies)

Data Development, Data Quality and Research

52. Further develop data and research to support service development, policy development, planning and program evaluation in the areas of SNAP, overweight and obesity, chronic disease, prevention of hearing loss and oral health for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples. – see also KRA7 DoHA/ ABS/ AIHW (All)
53. Trial successful mainstream alcohol treatments in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities by the end of 2008/09 with the intent of developing treatment models. DoHA