Submissions and Reports

Submissions

As Queensland’s peak health consumer group, Health Consumers Queensland makes submissions providing health consumer and carer perspectives on key health issues and opportunities.

Health and other Legislation Amendment Bill (2021)
Who was it for: Health and Environment Committee, Queensland Parliament
Date: 8 October 2021

Response to the Voluntary Assisted Dying Bill 2021
Who was it for: Health and Environment Committee, Queensland Parliament
Date: 5 July 2021

Inquiry into Aged Care, End-of-Life and Palliative Care, and Voluntary Assisted Dying
Who was it for Queensland Parliament Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Date 15 April 2019

Health Consumers Queensland, Palliative Care Queensland, Council on The Ageing Queensland and Carers Queensland joint submission for the 2019 Queensland Government Inquiry into aged care, end-of-life, palliative care and voluntary assisted dying
Who was it for Queensland Parliament Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Date 15 April 2019

Health and Wellbeing Queensland Bill 2019
Who was it for Queensland Parliament Education, Employment and Small Business Committee
Date 20 March 2019

Inquiry into the Health and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2018
Who was it for Health, Communities, Disability Services and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Date 21 December 2018

Human Rights Bill 2018
Who was it for Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee
Date 26 November 2018

Termination of Pregnancy Bill 2018
Who was it for Health, Communities, Disability Services and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Date 5 September 2018

Submission for proposed reforms for mandatory reporting by treating doctors
Who was it for COAG Health Council
Date 31 August 2018

Submission to Queensland Health Palliative Care Services Review
Who was it for Queensland Health
Date 24 August 2018

Submission to the Inquiry into the establishment of a pharmacy council and transfer of pharmacy ownership in Queensland
Who was it for Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Date 13 July 2018

Submission on the Review of termination of pregnancy laws
Who was it for Queensland Law Reform Commission
Date January 2018

Submission on the Discussion Paper Expanding healthcare quality and patient safety reporting
Who was it for Queensland Health
Date 27 October 2017

Submission on the Consultation Draft National Framework for Maternity Services
Who was it for Strategy, Policy & Planning Division, Queensland Health
Date 18 April 2017

Submission on the Inquiry into Public Health (Medicinal Cannabis Affordability) Amendment Bill 2017
Who was it for Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Date 27 April 2017

Health Consumers Queensland submission on the Healthy Futures Commission Queensland Bill 2017
Who was it for Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Background documents
Date 27 June 2017

Health Consumers Queensland submission on the Health (Abortion Law Reform) Amendment Bill 2016.
Who was it for Health, Communities, Disability Services and Domestic and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Background documents
Date 6 October 2016

Health Consumers Queensland submission to the Review of Pharmacy Remuneration and Regulation
Who was it for Australian Government and the Pharmacy Guild of Australia
Background documents
Discussion paper
Date 23 September 2016

Health Consumers Queensland submission to the Inquiry into the performance of the Queensland Health Ombudsman’s functions
Who was it for Office of the Health Ombudsman
Background documents
Date 8 August 2016

Health Consumers Queensland submission to the Inquiry into Health and Other Legislation Amendment Bill 2016
Who was it for Legal Affairs and Community Safety Committee
Background documents
Date 22 July 2016

Health Consumers Queensland submission to the Inquiry into Public Health (Medicinal Cannabis) Bill 2016
Who was it for Health, Communities, Disability Services and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Background documents
Date 11 July 2016

Health Consumers Queensland submission to the Inquiry into Abortion Law Reform
Who was it for Health, Communities, Disability Services and Family Violence Prevention Committee
Background documents
Date 30 June 2016

Health Consumers Queensland response to Queensland Sexual Health Strategy Draft
Who was it for Queensland Health
Background documents
Date 25 June 2016

Health Consumers Queensland submission to the Inquiry into the Establishment of a Queensland Health Promotion Commission.
Who was it for Health and Ambulance Services Committee
Background documents
Date 27 November 2015

Health Consumers Queensland submission to the National Safety and Quality Health Service Standards Version 2 Consultation draft
Who was it for Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
Date 30 October 2015

Health Consumers Queensland response to Draft Guide to the NSQHS Standards for Community Health Services.
Who was it for Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care
Date July 2015

 

Reports

 Stakeholder Roundtable Establishment of a Health Consumers Committee
Health Consumers Queensland and Queensland Health invited senior health staff, consumers, carers and stakeholders to attend the Stakeholder Roundtable held on 6th October 2015, to inform the establishment of a Health Consumer Committee.
Date 6 October 2015

Every K over is a killer…putting the brakes on obesity
A joint report from the Queensland Clinical Senate and Health Consumers Queensland following a one-day forum on obesity prevention in Queensland. To view the presentations from the forum and the resources developed go to the Queensland Clinical Senate website.
Date 31 July 2015

A charter for care of adult patients at the end of life
A charter developed by the Queensland Clinical Senate and Health Consumers Queensland in collaboration with RACGP Queensland, Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine, Australian Medical Association Queensland, Health Ombudsman, and Private Hospitals’ Association of Queensland.
Date May 2015