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Topic "Australian Health System" in Pashto - total 8 documents

Title: A healthy start to life - understanding health and health services: an Afghan community video
Summary: This chapter titled "A healthy start to life" is one of 6 chapters developed with and for the Afghan community. The 6 chapters aim to: improve the health literacy of viewers, improve appropriate utilisation of health services and improve health. This particular chapter provides insight into the role the family, as well as maternal and child health services in raising healthy children

Title: Getting medical help when the doctors clinic is closed - understanding health and health services: an Afghan community video
Summary: This chapter titled "Getting medical help when the doctors clinic is closed" is one of 4 chapters developed with and for the Afghan community. The 4 chapters aim to: improve the health literacy of viewers, improve appropriate utilisation of health services and improve health. This particular chapter provides information on accessing after hours health care services, as well as community health services

Title: Getting ready for school - understanding health and health services: an Afghan community video
Summary: This chapter titled "Getting ready for school" is one of 6 chapters developed with and for the Afghan community. The 6 chapters aim to: improve the health literacy of viewers, improve appropriate utilisation of health services and improve health. This particular chapter provides information on child health, development and child services. These include: maternal and child health services; general practice clinics; kindergartens, playgroups and mothers groups

Title: Making a complaint - Health Complaints Commissioner
Summary: You have the right to access safe, quality healthcare and to be treated with respect. Raising your concerns when this doesn’t happen protects your rights and can improve the health system for all Victorians. How can I launch a complaint with the Health Complaints Commissioner?

Title: My health records - my rights
Summary: What are my rights? Under Victorian law, you have the right to know what health information is held about you, how and why it was collected and what it’s being used for. You can ask to see your health information and change it if it’s incorrect. You can also ask to have your health information sent to another health service provider. If these requests are refused, you deserve a written explanation.

Title: Talking about health - understanding health and health services: an Afghan community health video
Summary: Hamza is a 45 year old husband and father. Hamza visits a “General Practitioner” (GP) often to check about his health and what he can do to help himself and his family be healthy. He learns that health is about how you feel in your body, your mind and your heart. He also learns that a GP is a doctor who can help look after all health concerns.

Title: When you are feeling sad or worried - understanding health and health services: an Afghan community video
Summary: This chapter titled "When you are feeling sad or worried" is one of 4 chapters developed with and for the Afghan community. The 4 chapters aim to: improve the health literacy of viewers, improve appropriate utilisation of health services and in effect improve health. This particular chapter provides information about mental health and wellbeing and accessing mental health services

Title: When you need to see a doctor - understanding health and health services: an Afghan community video
Summary: This chapter titled "When you need to see a doctor" is one of 4 chapters developed with and for the Afghan community. The 4 chapters aim to: improve the health literacy of viewers, improve appropriate utilisation of health services and in effect improve health. This particular chapter provides insight into the role of a GP and community pharmacy

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