Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander patients have access to radiotherapy services offered in a culturally appropriate and respectful way.
A focus on improving Indigenous patients’ outcomes in cancer control and radiotherapy specifically, including:
- Better data collection on Indigenous access to oncological services;
- Assessment of specific barriers to service access;
- Evidence-based strategies to improve access to treatments;
- Improved engagement between the hospital system, local communities and community-controlled Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health services.