Racism against aboriginal people in health-care system ‘pervasive’: study #racism #culturalsafety

Discrimination called a major factor in aboriginal health disparities

By Duncan McCue, CBC News Posted: Feb 03, 2015 5:00 AM ETLast Updated: Feb 04, 2015 1:18 PM ET

The doctor wrote her a prescription, and told her she was good to go. When she got home, she discovered all the doctor had scribbled on the prescription form was a crude drawing of a beer bottle, circled with a slash through it.

http://www.cbc.ca/news/aboriginal/racism-against-aboriginal-people-in-health-care-system-pervasive-study-1.2942644

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