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: 22 April 2014 (this page is generated automatically and reflects updates to other content within the website)

A quickview of health information

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.

Blood Borne Viruses and Sexually Transmissible Infections

16 May 2013

The Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing 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.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health

15 February 2013

From this launching page you will find information about Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health programs as well as contact information for people working within OATSIH.

Program/Initiatives

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

07 Nov 2013

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

07 Nov 2013

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

26 Aug 2013

Petrol Sniffing Prevention Program

26 Aug 2013

Stop petrol sniffing

26 Aug 2013

Low aromatic fuel

14 May 2013

Enhanced Primary Care Program overview

27 Mar 2013

Mobile Outreach Service Plus

26 Oct 2012

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarships

08 Mar 2011

National Indigenous Health Workforce Training Package

08 Mar 2011

Closing the Gap: Tackling Indigenous Chronic Disease Package

08 Mar 2011

Ear and Hearing Training initiative for Aboriginal Health Workers

08 Mar 2011

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Scholarships

04 Apr 2008

Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme

All Program/Initiatives

Publications

16 Jan 2014

Trachoma Surveillance Report 2011 to 2012

21 Nov 2013

National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Plan (NATSIHP)

17 Oct 2013

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

11 Apr 2013

National Strategies for blood borne viruses and sexually transmissible infections

25 Jan 2013

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Performance Framework

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

27 Sep 2012

Indigenous ear health: Developmental market research to inform indigenous social marketing campaigns

06 Jun 2012

Manual for workforce support units and registered training organisations - Social and emotional wellbeing program

06 Jun 2012

Handbook for link up service providers - Social and emotional wellbeing program

06 Jun 2012

Handbook for counsellors - Social and emotional wellbeing program

01 Nov 2011

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

06 Sep 2011

Evaluation of the NT MOS projects

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

09 Jul 2010

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

17 Jun 2008

When boys and men sniff

17 Jun 2008

When girls and women 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

06 Aug 2007

Providing culturally appropriate palliative care to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples: Resource Kit

08 May 2007

Evaluation of the Bringing them home and Indigenous mental health programs

01 May 2007

Evaluation of the Bringing them home and Indigenous mental health programs

10 May 2006

Sniffing and the brain

12 Feb 2004

Social and emotional well being framework 2004-2009

18 Oct 2001

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

01 Mar 2001

Government response to the House of Representatives Inquiry into Indigenous health: 'Health is life'

All Publications

In this section