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Health spend reaches $4.6 billion so why are Indigenous Australians still suffering?

Selwyn-ButtonJust under $1.50 is spent on the health care needs of Indigenous Australians for each dollar spent on non-Indigenous people, a new report has claimed.

The disparity in spending again raises the question of the effectiveness of funding given the generally poor standard of health care provided to Indigenous communities.

The Australian Institute of Health and Welfare (AIHW) released its expenditure...

 

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