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Consumer and Community Engagement

Building meaningful relationships between patients, carers, consumers and the hospital and health service

The Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service is committed to providing meaningful opportunities for patients, carers and consumers to have a say on health care services coordinated by the Service.

Consumer and Community Engagement Strategic Plan 17 - 20 (PDF, 407kB)

What is Consumer and Community Engagement

Community engagement extends beyond informing patients, carers and community members.

Legislation, Policy & Strategy

Patients, carers and community stakeholders’ engagement initiatives undertaken by the Health Service are underpinned by a number of national and state legislatives, standards and policies.

Get involved

There are numerous ways that patients, carers and members of the community can get involved in the activities coordinated by the Cairns and Hinterland Hospital and Health Service.

Last updated: 25 October 2016

Feedback Contact

Consumer & Community Engagement Coordinator
Level 2 GHD Building
85 Spence Street
CAIRNS QLD 4870

Compliment and Complaints

PO Box 902
CAIRNS QLD 4870
chhhs-engagement@health.qld.gov.au