Fundamentals of Consumer Partnerships for Health Consumers

Fundamentals of Consumer Partnerships for Health Consumers

Our signature Fundamentals of Consumer Partnerships training has been repackaged for online delivery. Get a deeper understanding of consumer partnerships in health.
Understand your role as a health consumer representative and how to partner effectively with health organisations.

These training sessions are co-presented by one of Health Consumers Queensland’s Engagement Advisors and an experienced consumer representative.

Who can participate?

  • Any health consumer representative and carer who has been partnering with health organisations and wants to strengthen their partnerships.
  • Open to all health consumer representatives and carers regardless of your experience with consumer partnerships.

Session structure and delivery

This training is delivered online over two x 2 hour sessions on Tuesday 15 February and Wednesday 16 February

  • You only need to register once to attend both sessions.
  • The same line works for both sessions.
  • Attendance of both sessions completes the training.
  • Delivered via Zoom Meetings.
  • You will need access to the internet and a device with a camera and microphone to participate in this online training.

What are the benefits of participating?

  • Deeper dive into fundamentals of consumer partnerships.
  • Peer based learning and the opportunity to hear from an experienced consumer.
  • Breakout room activities and opportunity to virtually meet other consumers.
  • Training split into two sessions to allow for flexibility of attendance.
  • Free of charge.

Some topics include:

  • Fundamentals of consumer partnerships.
  • Drivers of consumer partnerships.
  • Understand your role as a consumer representative better.
  • Strategies and tips how to partner effectively with health organisations.

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Fundamentals of Consumer Partnerships for Health Consumers

Fundamentals of Consumer Partnerships for Health Consumers

Get a deeper understanding of consumer partnerships in health. Understand your role as a health consumer representative and how to partner effectively with health organisations. Co-presented by an experienced consumer and Engagement Advisor from Health Consumers Queensland.

When?

Tuesday 7 and Wednesday 8 December, 10 am

Who can participate?

Suited for health consumers who have some experience – about 1 to 2 years of experience in consumer partnerships.

What are the benefits of participating?

  • Supplements your current experience and deeper dive into fundamentals of consumer partnerships.
  • Opportunity for peer based learning.
  • Q and A session with experienced consumer.
  • Training split into two sessions to allow for flexibility of attendance.
  • Free of charge.

Session structure and delivery

  • 2 x 90 mins online sessions.
  • Attendance of both sessions completes the training.
  • You only need to register once to attend both sessions.
  • Delivered online via Zoom Meetings.
  • You will need access to the internet and a device with a camera and microphone to participate in this online training.

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Fundamentals of Consumer Partnerships for Qld Health Staff

Fundamentals of Consumer Partnerships for Qld Health Staff

Get a deeper understanding of consumer partnerships in health. Understand your role as health staff in supporting effective consumer partnerships. Co-presented with an experienced consumer who will share their insights and experience in consumer partnerships in health.

Tuesday 30 November and Wednesday 1 December, 1.00pm

Who can participate?

  • For any health staff who has been partnering with consumers and wants to strengthen their partnerships
  • Open to all Queensland Health staff regardless of your experience with consumer partnerships.

What will be covered?

Day 1 – Theory and background.

  • Fundamentals of consumer partnerships.
  • Drivers of consumer partnerships.
  • Consumer and Community Engagement Framework.

Day 2 – Tips and strategies on how to partners effectively.

  • Planning for consumer partnerships.
  • Preparing consumers and staff for successful partnerships.
  • Staff qualities needed for effective partnerships.

What are the benefits of participating?

  • Deeper dive into fundamentals of consumer partnerships.
  • Opportunity to ask questions and have discussions with experienced consumer co-presenter and Health Consumers Queensland Engagement Advisor.
  • Training split into two sessions.
  • Attend what is relevant and you can make up missed session another time.

Session structure and delivery

  • 2 x 90 min hour online sessions.
  • You only need to register once to attend both sessions. Attendance of both sessions completes the training.
  • Delivered via Zoom Meetings.**
  • You will need access to the internet and a device with a camera and microphone to participate in this online training.

REGISTER FOR THIS TRAINING >

**Zoom and Qld Health Policy
As Queensland Health Staff, you are not able to use Zoom to initiate calls/meetings; however, you are able to use it to access training when the call is not initiated by you. In this instance, the session will be initiated by Health Consumers Queensland