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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 Strategy 2020-2022 (PDF 94 kB)

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.

Training, Resources and Links

Useful resources and links.

Last updated: 1 September 2020


Consumer & Community Engagement Coordinator
PO Box 902

Health literacy

The ‘Far North Wellbeing’ website has over 100 health and wellbeing resources. This website was set up in collaboration with the local council libraries and senior clinicians to ensure resources are reliable and appropriate for people managing common health conditions.

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