Montefiore is a Sydney aged care provider, offering residential care, home care and independent living. Montefiore is transitioning to the new aged care standards and is focussing on their consumer and care excellence.They are looking for an older consumer representative with experience of home care or residential care to review and comment on their consumer participation plan.
The Little Company of Mary Health Care Ltd (Calvary) is looking for a health consumer representative to join their National Clinical Governance Committee (NCGC). The NCGC makes recommendations to the National Chief Executive Officer (NCEO) and the National Executive Leadership Committee (NELC) on issues relating to clinical safety, clinical risk, quality and scope of practice and professional accountability.
Karen has played many roles in the NSW health consumer movement. In between others, she was also our interim Executive Manager for a while and she has led our health consumer representative training programs for five years. Retiring in late 2017 to spend more time with her grandkids doesn’t seem to have slowed her down. She was recently appointed to the Northern Sydney Local Health District (NSLHD) Board.
Health Consumers NSW along with Positive Life NSW, the Sydney Mechanics’ School of Arts, Karumah and the Australian Digital Health Agency (ADHA), are jointly hosting two more Community Forums about the My Health Record in January.