Socioeconomic status and accessibility to health care services in Australia
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Socioeconomic status (SES) is an indicator of income, education, and employment status. It has significant implications for the access to and use of primary health care services. This RESEARCH ROUNDup investigates the impact of socio-economic status on the accessibility of primary health care for Australians. We review some key factors which affect the accessibility of primary health care, and conclude with the implications these factors have for the Australian policy environment.