Ever felt a bit nervous about working with someone from a different cultural background? Ever felt anxious about being in a new place for the first time?

Resources

Resources - Useful Links

Australian people, culture and lifestyle
http://www.dfat.gov.au/facts/people_culture.html External link
http://www.australia.com/about/culture.aspx External link

Society and culture
http://www.australia.com External link
http://www.lonelyplanet.com/worldguide/australia External link

Overview of Australian healthcare system
http://www.doctorconnect.gov.au/internet/otd/publishing.nsf/Content/australiasHealthSystem External link

References

Brown, D. & Edwards, H. Eds. 2005. Lewis’s Medical-Surgical Nursing, Elsevier: Sydney

Morris, M. (2010). Cultural Integrity and Health, Department of Health Chronic Disease and CALD Communities Forum.