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LKC specialty guide for Australian Aboriginal and Strait Islander health

 

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artwork by Jedess Hudson

Training for Guides & CKN

Need help using this guide or CKN? CHHHS & TCHHS staff can contact LKC team. Other QH staff; contact your local QH Library.

Guide champions & developer

Simon Costello

Manager | Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health | Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service


Liz Clark

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Coordinator | Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service

 

Katrina Streich

Library Technician, Library & Knowledge Centre, Cairns & Hinterland Hospital & Health Service

Email | Tel. 07 4226 6679

This guide was redeveloped and is managed by Katrina Streich, Library Technician, Cairns & Hinterland Hospital and Health Service; with Champion Simon Costello, Senior Project Officer (current champion), Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Unit, Cairns & Hinterland Hospital and Health Service.

Thank you to Cherrie Glasson, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Coordinator, Cairns & Hinterland Hospital and Health Service, who championed this guide from 2014 until 12/07/2019.

The guide was originally developed by Janet Iffinger, Manager District Library Services, Rockhampton Hospital with Champion, Lucinda Nedwich, Training & Development Coordinator, ATSIWFT Unit, Rockhampton.

CKN access

NSQHS standards

Clincial governancePartnering with consumersPreventing and controlling healthcare-associated infectionMedication safetyComprehensive careCommunicating for safetyBlood managementRecognising and responding to acute deterioration

Acknowledgements and feedback

WARNING. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are warned that this specialty guide provides links to websites and resources that may contain images of deceased people.

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