Videos: Caring for Aboriginal people. TRACS WA Community of Practice 23 March 2017
TRACS WA are pleased to make available the recording of our Community of Practice event based on caring for Aboriginal people in a person centred way within the health care system.

 

Patient Centred Cultural Care Guidelines
These guidelines developed by Aboriginal Health Strategy, South Metropolitan Health Service is an excellent resource which provides information and tools to support staff in delivering safe and culturally responsive care for Aboriginal people.

 


Aboriginal Health Council of Western Australia
AHCWA is the peak body for the 21 Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services (ACCHSs) in Western Australia.

 

Healthinfonet
The Australian Indigenous HealthInfoNet is an innovative Internet resource that aims to inform practice and policy in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health by making research and other knowledge readily accessible.

 


The AIATSIS map of Aboriginal Australia
Source: Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies
The Aboriginal Language Map attempts to represent all of the language or tribal or nation groups of Indigenous people of Australia.

 


Tindale Map
Source: South Australian Museum
A reproduction of N.B. Tindale's 1974 map of Indigenous group boundaries existing at the time of first European settlement in Australia.

 


State Maps
Source: Department of Aboriginal Affairs (WA)
The Department of Aboriginal Affairs provides a range of map publications related to Aboriginal communities and regions.

 


Video: e-Health in the Kimberly
Short video discussing the uses of e-Health in the Kimberly including common health challenges for indigenous West Australians.

 


WA Aboriginal Health and Wellbeing Framework 2015-2030 (DoH)
Policy-focused document outlining strategic priorities for aboriginal health in the coming years.

 


WACHS - Aboriginal Health
The (DoH) WA Country Health Service's page on aboriginal health.

 

WA Primary Health Alliance: Indigenous Health
Information about the Integrated Team Care activity

 

Dementia Training Australia. Cultural Assessment for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with dementia - Resource pack
A unique document designed to record important cultural and life information, and build rapport between health professionals and the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander person with dementia and their family.

 

 Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)
A world-renowned research, collections and publishing organisation. Includes information and resources relevant to subacute care clinicians.

 

Online Aboriginal Cultural Orientation Package
Source: Western Australian Centre for Rural Health
Designed for health professionals, health science students and people working in various health care settings and aims to deepen your understanding of Aboriginal cultural values, beliefs and practices.