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As we become more multicultural, patients and doctors face language barriers

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Doctor and senior patient discussing medical test results using digital tablet

If English is not your first language, a doctor's appointment can be difficult Source: Photodisc/Getty


Published 5 July 2022 at 1:32pm
By Natasha Kaul
Source: SBS

There is a concern that Medicare is failing to meet the needs of diverse communities as Australia becomes an increasingly multicultural nation. It is difficult for doctors to spend time with patients who do not speak English as their first language due to current funding limitations.


Published 5 July 2022 at 1:32pm
By Natasha Kaul
Source: SBS


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