Rural Health - Research Publications
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The globalisation of health care and health care professional acculturation
(Nova Science Publishers, 2014)
Satisfaction amid professional challenges: International medical graduates in rural Tasmania.
Background At the time of recruitment, migration, and placement, international medical graduates (IMGs) encounter professional challenges. These challenges may include a loss of status and professional identity, professional ...
Actual availability of general practice appointments for mildly ill children
(AUSTRALASIAN MED PUBL CO LTD, 2015-08-03)
OBJECTIVE: To determine actual availability and cost of general practitioner appointments for children with conditions of low acuity and low urgency, from the perspective of the child's family. DESIGN, PARTICIPANTS AND ...
Moving forward with dignity: Exploring health awareness in an isolated Deaf community of Australia
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC, 2016-04-01)
BACKGROUND: Those within the Deaf community are disadvantaged in a number of aspects of day-to-day life including their access to health care. At times, they may encounter barriers to health care even before they reach the ...
Food Security in a Regional Area of Australia: A Socio-economic Perspective
(Horizon Research Publishing, 2014)
While Australia is considered to be a highly food-secure nation, some populations are more vulnerable to food insecurity than others and this applies to Tasmania, an island state of Australia. The aim of this study was to ...