News, Updates and What's On

The very latest information from Health Consumers Queensland

News & Updates

e-News July

In this issue: Health Consumers Queensland Framework Review Health Consumers Queensland 2016 Annual Forum website content now live! In The Spotlight: John Gagen, consumer member of the Queensland Health Consumer Collaborative. Opportunities: Calls for Expressions of Interest, Consultations, Conferences and more. Health Consumers Queensland in the media. And lastly... Congratulations, Good Reading, and an invitation.  

read more

e-News June

In this issue: Message from our Chair: Reviewing the annual forum In the Spotlight: Andrew Blythe, consumer member of the Queensland Health Consumer Collaborative Consumer Opportunities: Networking and training Consumer Vacancies Online Consultations Surveys And lastly .... Nurse-to-patient ratios, Federal Budget, and an invitation to share your success.

read more

e-News April

In this issue: Message from our Chair New partnerships, new leaders: Co-design transforming health services - at our annual forum Consumer profile: Hamza Vayani Board of director profiles Peer support for consumer representatives Training for consumers and health service staff Opportunities to have your say Public lecture: Identifying doctors at highest risk of claims and complaints Final word

read more

e-News March 2016

In this March 2016 issue: Message from the Board Chair of Health Consumers Queensland Do you partner with consumers in your role? Consumer profile: Doug Porter, "Making life easier" Funding for health innovations Disturbing disability facts Radio COTA

read more

e-News February

In this issue: Date Claimer 19 May 2016 - Health Consumers Queensland 2016 Annual Forum Upcoming Networking Session 23 February 2016- What you need to know about the NDIS Consumer Profile - Meet Helen Mees who is a member of the Queensland Health Consumers Collaborative Children's Health Queensland - Your Voice, Our Future - Consumer consultation opportunities

read more

e-News December

In this issue: Health Consumers Queensland 2015 in review: Chair, Mark Tucker-Evans What's on the horizon: General Manager, Melissa Fox Health Consumers Queensland Launch Training for health services – February is booked out Queensland Health Consumers Collaborative Profile on Mr Harry Pitt For your diary: Dates for networking sessions 2016 Consumer representative vacancies Opportunity for consumers and health professionals Congratulations to new Board Director of Consumers Health Forum Useful...

read more

Media Statement: Supporting Queensland consumers and health services to partner for better health outcomes

Supporting Queensland consumers and health services to partner for better health outcomes:PDF A health system that places health consumers and carers at the heart of the system in a true partnership with those who provide the care is the driving force for Health Consumers Queensland and the Queensland Government. On Tuesday 24th November, Minister for Health and Minister for Ambulance Services, The Honorable Cameron Dick will officially open the new office of Queensland’s peak health consumer...

read more

E-News November 2015

In this issue: Queensland Health Consumers Collaborative expressions of interest closed Have your say: Three consultations now open New database: Updating your details News and resources for consumer representatives Come to our Open Day  

read more

Media Statement: Medibank Private negotiations

Health Consumers Queensland General Manager, Melissa Fox has called for an end to the secret business surrounding the negotiations and agreement between Medibank Private and private hospitals. “Consumers welcome measures which aim to increase our safety and improve the quality of services we receive. But when Medibank Private’s exclusions first hit the press during their negotiations with Calvary in Canberra, there was an outcry on social media. How can we as health consumers take control over...

read more

What’s on

No Results Found

The page you requested could not be found. Try refining your search, or use the navigation above to locate the post.