Title Research reveals racial discrimination of black sub-Saharan African nurses in rural Australia Degree of recognition Regional Media name/outlet CSU News Media type Web Country/Territory Australia Date 23/06/21 Description Charles Sturt University research shows overseas-qualified black sub-Saharan African nurses in Australian healthcare facilities experience incidents of discrimination from their colleagues and patients based on race and skin colour.
• Charles Sturt University research reveals that black sub-Saharan African nurses in Australia who gained their qualification overseas experienced discrimination by their colleagues and patients
• There is a global shortage of nurses, with nurse migration between countries being a long-term trend
• Australia, like other developed countries, has been receiving migrant nurses from the African continent in a bid to reverse Australia’s critical nurse shortage
Producer/Author Bruce Andrews URL https://news.csu.edu.au/latest-news/research-reveals-racial-discrimination-of-black-sub-saharan-african-nurses-in-rural-australia Persons Sophia Dywili, Judith Anderson, Louise O’brien