6 Nov 2018 | Partners in Care
Counties Manukau Health has a Consumer Council who represent the interests of consumers. Could you contribute to their vision of providing care that is truly patient and family/whānau-centred?
Members bring a consumer and family/whānau perspective to the development of Counties Manukau Health plans, policies, publications and operational decisions, related to hospital and outpatient care.
The key functions of our council are to:
This is a voluntary position and the time commitment involved is four to eight hours per month, including preparation and meeting time, with an expectation that you are able to attend a monthly meeting which is held on a Thursday afternoon (second Thursday of the month). You must be prepared to serve on the council for two years. You will receive a meeting attendance fee and recognition of travel expenses.
We are looking for a new member to join our team. Key strengths required include:
We are building a consumer council that represents the diverse population that we serve in Counties Manukau. This includes a range of cultures, ethnicity and age groups, so if you have passion for helping make a difference to the people of our community this may be of interest.
Please note all successful applicants will be subject to a reference check, police check and interview.
Expressions of Interest close on Monday 3 December 2018.