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e-News is a monthly newsletter from Health Consumers Queensland. If you sign up to our e-News you’ll also receive our e-Alerts; time sensitive information such as the latest vacancies and consultation opportunities.

enews – September 2017

In this issue:

  • Growing Deadly Families Forum
  • Webinar Survey: Tell us what you want
  • Ask the Experts webcast: Prostate Cancer – What you need to know
  • What is Stepped Care?
  • Health Minister hears consumer case for health reform

….and much, much more.

enews – June 2017

In this issue:

  • From the Chair
  • 2017 Annual Forum Highlights – Townsville
  • What Have We Been Up To?
  • Welcome Reema
  • Change to the way your GP can view your public hospital information
  • Seeking Feedback
  • Going to the doctor?   Don’t draw a blank at your next visit
  • Have Your Say: Nurse to Patient Ratios Survey

eNews – March 2017

In this issue:

  • From the Chair
  • From the CEO
  • 2017 Annual Forum Update
  • Consumer and Community Engagement Framework Launch
  • Free to good home
  • Consumer Networking
  • Training and Webinars
  • Healthy Cover Checklist and Survey
  • Metro North Health Forum 2017 – Evolution or Revolution: A journey to better health
  • NDIS: Roma and Surrounds Participant, Family and Community Sessions
  • Consumer Opportunities
  • Helpful Resources

eNews – February 2017

In this issue:

  • Partnering with Consumers
  • 2017 Annual Forum update
  • 2015-16 Annual Report
  • Consumer Networking Sessions
  • Consumer Training
  • How do you make your ward the most popular in the hospital?
  • Asking the right healthcare questions

…and more.

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December eNews

In this issue

  • From our Chair
  • From our Chief Executive Officer
  • In the Spotlight: Dean Johnson
  • Consumer opportunities
  • Speaker Bureaus

And more….

November eNews

In this issue:

  • From the Chair
  • From the General Manager
  • Queensland Health Consumers Collaborative
  • Case studies needed
  • Out and About
  • Barrett Adolescent Centre Commission of Inquiry
  • Networking sessions
  • Stakeholder priorities for research in health communication and participation
  • Did you know?
  • Introducing the Hip Fracture Care Clinical Care Standard
  • Consumer Opportunities
  • Care at End of Life
  • New website: End of Life Law in Australia
  • Things to do
  • The Last Word …

eNews September

In this issue:

  • Date claimer: Health Consumers Qld 2017 Annual Forum – 18 May in Townsville
  • Message from the General Manager
  • In the spotlight: Sharon Boyce, a tower of reason and strength
  • Sunshine Coast Partners in Recovery consumer and carer groups
  • October networking session: Very special guest, Carolyn Canfield
  • Second annual survey: How can Health Consumers Qld support you?
  • Annual forum highlights: Engaging consumers in design of ward redevelopment
  • $361 million strategy to slash outpatient wait lists
  • Future of digital healthcare
  • Improving asthma re-admission rates
  • Getting involved in research: consumer opportunities
  • Last word: Qld disability review in schools….and more.

eNews August

In this issue:

  • “My heart broke when I heard your story”: The impact of consumer stories
  • Organising a conference or forum? Consider how you can partner with consumers.
  • Our networking sessions for health consumer advocates
  • Children’s Health Service service planning project
  • Keeping up to date: services, papers, lectures, and support groups.
  • Consumer opportunities
  • Opportunities to support your community: Paint it Purple for Homeless Kids, and Kidney Health Research Walk.

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.


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.