HCCA is a health promotion charity and the peak health consumer advocacy body in the ACT, supporting and developing health consumer perspectives and policy in the Territory since incorporation in 1978. HCCA is an organisation through which everyone can participate in policy, planning and service decisions that affect their health. 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.

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Vaginal Mesh

Report on National Forum on Mesh Implants by Kate Gorman

Melbourne, April 5 2019 People came from all over Australia. They came with walking sticks and wheelchairs. Mesh injured women and men, their loved ones, health professionals, consumer advocates and government policy and regulation people. There were trauma counsellors on hand. There were couches at the front. There were private rooms with a place to…

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Last updated: 15/10/2018