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My story: Jordy Jamieson

17 Dec 2012, Partners in Care

Jordy Jamieson takes part in a consumer panel and talks about life since being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at the age of 10.

Pono consumer story: Jenny Fenwick

1 Dec 2020, Mental Health & Addiction Quality Improvement

Jenny Fenwick shares her experience of seclusion in Aotearoa New Zealand as part of the Health Quality & Safety Commission's Pono consumer stories project.

Dave’s story

11 Apr 2017, Patient Deterioration

Dave Churchman and his wife Diane share their story of life for Dave after his diagnosis of cancer.

Consumer stories: Chris Walsh

17 Dec 2012, Partners in Care

This is the personal story of Chris Walsh, senior advisor at the Commission, and chair of the Commission's consumer network.

Hazel's story

23 May 2013, Reducing Harm from Falls

This is Hazel's story. Hazel was in hospital for a scheduled hip replacement operation in September 2012, when she had a fall and cracked a bone in the hip she'd just had surgery on, and needed to have further surgery.

Video: Ira Te Au shares her health care experience

15 Dec 2014, Partners in Care

Ira Te Au shares a waiata introducing herself and her whānau. Ira talks about her life and how she began working in health. She had a diagnosis of diabetes following a health check and also had gall stones later in life.

Consumer stories: Kelvin Twist

12 Dec 2012, Partners in Care

This is the personal story of Kelvin Twist, a member of the Commission's consumer network.

Consumer stories: Kula Alapaki

12 Dec 2012, Partners in Care

This is the personal story of Kula Alapaki, a member of the Commission's consumer network.

My story: Gary Sutcliffe

17 Dec 2012, Partners in Care

Gary Sutcliffe takes part in a consumer panel and talks about life since being diagnosed with depression and anxiety in the early 1990s.

My story: Rowena Mortimer

17 Dec 2012, Partners in Care

Rowena Mortimer takes part in a consumer panel and talks about life since being diagnosed with breast cancer in 2005.