COVID-19: Impact on Canberra’s Social Fabric Talk by Darlene Cox

Talk given by Darlene Cox at the ‘COVID-19: Impact on Canberra’s Social Fabric’ online forum on 12 October 2021. I am Darlene Cox, Executive Director at the Health Care Consumers’ Association. I acknowledge I’m on Ngunnawal Country and pay my respects to Elders past present and emerging leaders. The Health Care Consumers’ Association (HCCA) is…

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Inclusive regulation – what does that mean?

This is the speech that Darlene Cox made at the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (Ahpra) National Combined Meeting on 15 March 2021. Every year Ahpra holds a national meeting to discuss the challenges and responsibilities in health practitioner regulation and encourages cross professional learning, through sharing ideas, innovations and networking to better understand and…

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COVID-19 Vaccination Roll-out – Phase 1b

Updated 24/03/2021 On 6 March 2021, the Federal Government released further details about the rollout of phase 1b of Australia’s COVID-19 Vaccination roll-out. This next phase is scheduled to start on 22 March. You can read the full Power Point presentation here: https://www.health.gov.au/resources/publications/priority-groups-for-covid-19-vaccination-program-phase-1b.  We now have a clearer picture about who will be eligible for…

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