Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Holistic primary health care for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander prisoners: exploring the role of Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisations

Pettit, Simon; Simpson, Paul; Jones, Jocelyn; Williams, Megan; Islam, M.M.; Parkinson, Anne; Calabria, Bianca; Butler, Tony

Description

Objective: Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Community Controlled Health Organisations (ACCHOs) have been identified as having an important role in improving the health and wellbeing of individuals in prison; however, a lack of information exists on how to strengthen this role. This paper explores the experiences of ACCHO staff in primary health care to individuals inside or leaving prison. Methods: Nineteen staff from four ACCHOs were interviewed. ACCHO selection was informed by proximity...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2019
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/211336
Source: Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
DOI: 10.1111/1753-6405.12941
Access Rights: Open Access

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
01_Pettit_Holistic_primary_health_care_2019.pdf85.1 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail


This item is licensed under a Creative Commons License Creative Commons

Updated:  19 May 2020/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator