Advocacy and Consumer Rep Training  

 

      Registering for MCN Consumer Representatives Program opens opportunities for maternity consumers, to become involved in a range of reform and quality and safety improvement activities, such as:

- project reference or steering groups advisory groups to Statewide health bodies 

- short term consultations on new health initiatives.

- Commitee Member on local primary health network and hospital boards. 

 

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      To be eligible for appointment as a maternity consumer representative on behalf of MCN, a person will need to:

- be a member of the Maternity Consumers Network

- support the vision, values and objectives underpinning the Maternity Consumer Network Consumer Representatives Program

- be able to represent consumer views about health services support MCNs aspirations

- provide a maternity consumer voice to inform health policies, planning and service delivery