Find out what a clinical trial is, the types of trials, the benefits, how to get involved in one and important questions to ask before you do.
In consultations conducted by the CHF over many years, consumers have raised concerns over the lack of informed consent and informed financial consent processes when making decisions about their healthcare. This is of particular concern in the context of rising out-of-pocket healthcare costs and...
Committee secretariats can the contribution of a consumer representative on a by supporting his or her involvement. This checklist, developed by the Consumers Health Forum of Australia (CHF) provides some useful tips. Although the checklist is not exhaustive, it provides some useful pointers.
This resource helps Consumer Reps think through some of the issues they're likely to face, and makes suggestions about how to solve them.