20 May 2012
Each year since 2002, the AMA has produced a high profile Report Card bringing to public attention outstanding problems in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health. Each...
15 Jul 2012
It is generally accepted that the quality of a person’s early years in life will have a significant effect on the quality of their later life, in terms of health and other...
16 Sep 2012
A major cause of the high rates of illness and premature death among Aboriginal peoples and Torres Strait Islanders is the fact that they do not access primary health care at a...
Indigenous Health – Continuity of high quality care through partnerships, collaboration and integration of services
17 Apr 2011
By Dr Steve Hambleton, AMA Vice President Over the past couple of years, there has been a great deal of deliberation and discussion about primary health care reform in Australia....
05 Jun 2011
By Dr Steve HambletonTwenty years ago, the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody handed its final Report to the Governor-General in which it observed that there are ‘...
14 Aug 2011
By AMA President Dr Steve Hambleton, Chair of the Taskforce on Indigenous Health The AMA believes that good health is all about people being able to participate fully in social...