Consumers can often provide valuable insights into health care delivery by bringing a different perspective based on personal experiences of health issues and health care.
We deliver services to a diverse community with varying needs, education levels and financial means. By listening to the voice of our community through our consumers, we can ensure our services are responsive to changing consumer needs.
Bass Coast Health welcomes the input of interested community members who provide a fresh look at projects and can bring new ideas and thoughts to established processes.
Consumer participation is a key strategy in our commitment to collaboration, progress and accountability as an organisation.
Community Advisory Group members are asked to contribute their views in areas of service delivery that impact upon them or people they care about as we strongly believe that service delivery is best when consumers are involved.
Members of the Community Advisory Group will:
To be eligible to participate in the Community Advisory Group, you will be a resident of Bass Coast Shire and/or a regular user, directly or indirectly, of services provided by Bass Coast Health.
To indicate your interests in becoming a member of Bass Coast Health’s Community Advisory Group, simply email firstname.lastname@example.org to find out further information.
Bass Coast Health acknowledges Aboriginal people as the traditional custodians of the land on which we operate. We commit to working respectfully to honour their ongoing cultural and spiritual connections to this country.
Many of Bass Coast Health programs are supported by funding from the Commonwealth and State Government.