Are you a patient or consumer interested in learning more about how the decisions to fund medicines and treatments in Australia are made? Do you want to know how your knowledge and personal experience can impact the decision-making process and help make a difference when it comes to access to...
The Australian Healthcare and Hospitals Association and Queensland Health welcomes hospital and health service leaders from around the world to Brisbane for the 42nd World Hospital Congress, 10-12 October 2018 at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre (BCEC), Australia . The World Hospital...
The Inaugural Youth Health Forum will bring together a group of young people aged 16 - 30 to share their views on the Australian health and social care system on 18-19 September 2018 The forum will provide these youth with an opportunity to: discuss and better understand the health and social care...
Understanding the risks of My Health Record as they apply to your own life is a vital step when deciding about whether to have a My Health Record or not. In this webinar, we will discuss among other topics the risks to privacy and security, the risk to community perceptions of the intersection...
A My Health Record system with the majority of Australians enrolled has many potential benefits for the health system in Australia. In this webinar, we will discuss among other topics the benefits to the individual, the benefits to the health system, the barriers to realising benefits and what work...
My Health Record is just one piece of the digital health landscape in Australia. To properly understand My Health Record, it is important to know where it fits in the big picture. In this webinar, we discuss among other topics how My Health Record currently and could in the future interact with the...
The Consumers Health Forum is facilitating a series of 6 webinars to help Australians make an informed and considered decision about whether or not to opt-out of having a record created for them. In this first webinar, we will focus on the privacy and security aspects of the system. More...
The Codeine Rescheduling commenced on 1 February 2018. CHF was commissioned by TGA to help produce consumer-friendly communications for use before and after that time to ensure consumers knew about the new arrangements and understood what alternatives were available to them.  As part of that...
Join the webinar, hosted by CHF in partnership with the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA). In October 2017, TGA announced the implementation of patient information leaflets and patient implant cards for all implantable medical devices. This was in response to consumer concerns about the...
Join us to hear our analysis of the 2018 Budget and its implications for consumers.  

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