Australia needs more Indigenous nurses

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Armstrong, F. and Best, O.. 2001. "Australia needs more Indigenous nurses." Australian Nursing Journal. 8 (9), pp. 28-30.
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Australia needs more Indigenous nurses

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AuthorsArmstrong, F. (Author) and Best, O. (Author)
Journal TitleAustralian Nursing Journal
Journal Citation8 (9), pp. 28-30
Number of Pages3
Year2001
Place of PublicationAustralia
Web Address (URL)http://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;dn=423291875876684;res=IELHEA
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[Introduction]: Getting more Indigenous nurses into the health system is considered to be one of the key issues in improving the health of Australia's indigenous population. While there is only a small number of Indigenous faces in the nursing profession, Fiona Armstrong discovered nursing education is undergoing changes which should see significant advances for both Indigenous nurses and Indigenous health care in the future.

ANZSRC Field of Research 2020450199. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander culture, language and history not elsewhere classified
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Institution of OriginUniversity of Southern Queensland
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