Bundaberg Region - Bundaberg Region - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Competency
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Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Competency

On October 30, 2021

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Walking Together, Learning Together: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultural Competency for Health Professionals

Learning Outcomes

- Discuss and respond to Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander history, with reference to culture, local history and socioeconomic factors that impact health outcomes.

- Describe and define the terms ‘cultural awareness’, ‘cultural competency’ and 'cultural safety' and identify key differences.

- Identify barriers and enablers to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people accessing mainstream health services.

- Interpret specific programs for Aboriginal and Torres Strait islander patients in primary care.

- Demonstrate and discuss quality improvements that can be implemented in your workplace to create a culturally safe place.

Morning tea and lunch supplied.

COVID safe check in and protocols of the venue must be adhered to.


2021-10-30 18:45:00
2021-10-30 18:45:00