COVID-19

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People who are concerned and want further information on the virus can also call the Australian Government’s Coronavirus Health Information Line on 1800 020 080. The line operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

WHO WE ARE

Health Care Consumers’ Association (HCCA) is the peak health consumer organisation in the ACT. We work to improve the quality and safety of health services and advocate for health equity for people living in the Canberra region.

HCCA works to improve the quality and availability of health services, supports consumers to identify shared priorities about health and represents these views to the ACT Government and health services.

The Health Care Consumers’ Association is a health promotion charity, registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission.

HCCA is committed to improving the

quality and safety of health services

WHAT WE DO

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NEWS, MEDIA & EVENTS

Have you tested positive to COVID-19?

Have you tested positive to COVID-19?    If you are in the ACT region and have tested positive to COVID-19, you may want to speak with your General Practitioner (GP) or other medical specialist. You should do this as soon as possible if you are someone at higher risk of serious illness from COVID-19. This…

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The Clinical Ethics Committee

Ever had a dilemma about the best course of action for treatment at a hospital?  It’s surprisingly common.  Or maybe not so surprising when you think of all the possible treatments and interventions that could be given, the variations in views and values of clinicians and those of patients and their families. I’m talking about…

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Last updated: 21/6/2021