Hearing healthcare not fit for purpose

Papers published in the Public Health Research & Practice journal, co-sponsored by Soundfair, demonstrate that hearing healthcare in Australia is not fit for purpose.

From the inequities associated with navigating the health system as a Deaf person, particularly during the Covid-19 pandemic, (Carty & Beaver) to recognising that cultural safety is a prerequisite for access (Kong, Calma & Rambaldini), each of the eight papers highlight an area in urgent need of reform.

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