eAlert: Addressing the barriers to COVID-19 testing

Queensland’s best defences against a sustained outbreak of COVID-19 via community transmission are quarantine, border controls, testing and contact tracing. Ahead of reports of new cases of COVID-19 in Brisbane this week, 21 consumers had already joined forces with...

eAlert: Consumer Conversations are back!

Consumer Conversations are back and they’re better than ever! Consumer Conversations have made a welcome return this week and it was wonderful to see you all again on Zoom on Tuesday. For this series, we have brought together our experienced and emerging consumer...

Snapshot of Qld’s COVID Response

By acting swiftly at the onset of COVID-19, Health Consumers Queensland was able to pivot our work to support consumers and the health system to collaborate on solutions to challenges not seen before. This early action has played a key role in ensuring a...

Consumer themes through COVID-19

Health Consumers Queensland has been facilitating Consumer Conversations since 25 March to hear directly from consumers during COVID-19. Since then we have held 26 sessions with more than 500 consumers. The early conversations were during a lot of uncertainty as...