Submission to Northside Hospital Planning and Design Consultation
Published: 2022 LocalThe Northside Hospital is a welcome opportunity to address the distinctive health needs of ACT residents living in the area. This submission has been prepared in consultation with our members and community organisations to ensure the planning and design of the hospital adequately addresses the specific health needs of ACT…
ACT Health: University of Canberra Public Hospital Service Delivery Plan
Published: 2014 LocalHCCA made a submission to the ACT Government regarding the Service Delivery Plan for UCPH. We had extensive consultation with our members on the future provision of health services in Canberra both through public forums and from individual members and membership organisations.
ACT Health: Section 2 of the RACC & UCPH Models of Care Report
Published: 2014 LocalThe Health Care Consumers’ Association (HCCA) welcomes the opportunity to provide feedback on current RACC services. The information was collected in writing and through telephone and face to face interviews with HCCA members.
ACT Health: Draft ACT and Southern NSW Local Health District Cancer Services Plan 2014-2018
Published: 2014 LocalHCCA welcomes the opportunity to provide feedback on the ACT and NSW Health District Cancer Service Plan 2014 -2018. In preparing for this submission we consulted with our membership and also held a consumer consultation including a public consultation held in collaboration with ACT Health on the 10th of September…
ACT Health: ACT Lymphoedema Services Background Paper and Implementation Plan 2015-2018
Published: 2015 LocalHCCA welcomes the opportunity to provide feedback on the ACT Lymphoedema Services Background Paper and Implementation Plan 2015 - 2018. In preparing for this submission we consulted with interested members and held a consumer focus group on 28 January 2015 with ACT Health.
ACT Health: Consumer responses to Allied Health Workforce Projects
Published: 2015 LocalOn 9 April 2015 HCCA facilitated a discussion with ACT Health representatives to discuss the current projects in allied health and the impacts on consumers, carers and families. Workforce is key priority area for HCCA and we recognise the importance of including consumers in discussions about scope of practice, credentialing…
Royal Australasian College of Physicians: Selection into Training Policy
Published: 2015 NationalHCCA provided input into the RACP Selection in Training Policy – Stakeholder Consultation.
Council of Australian Government: Review of Medical Intern Training
Published: 2015 NationalHCCA provided input into the on Review of Medical Intern Training, covering length of internship, supervision, quality and safety and specialisation of the workforce.
Commonwealth Department of Health: Electronic Health Records and Healthcare Identifiers Legislation Discussion Paper
Published: 2015 NationalHCCA provided a response to the Electronic Health Records and Healthcare Identifiers Legislation Discussion Paper 2015
ACT Health: ACT Pharmacist Vaccination Program
Published: 2015 LocalA considerable number of our members provided comment on this discussion paper. There was overall support for the proposed pharmacist vaccination program in the ACT. That said, many members raised serious concerns regarding possible risks involved and had questions regarding, quality and safety, privacy and respect and out-of-pocket cost to…