Great things are always done by a team of people working together, and one I am proud to say I am part of.
Jan, WCMICS consumer representative
Becoming A WCMICS Consumer Representative
Improving outcomes, experience and the delivery of cancer care is important to us. Whether you are a cancer patient, carer, families or friends of someone suffering from cancer, your knowledge, skills and experiences with cancer will help us do better.
As our consumer representative, you will provide important information and perspectives on cancer care in our region.
Examples of activities our consumers representatives take part in include:
participating in cancer project team
Being part of a steering committee
attending focus groups or completing patient surveys
reviewing funding applications for new projects
reviewing patient information such as brochures or internet resources
The role is voluntary and you will be able to vary your involvement according to your level of interest and availability as well as methods for participating either through face-to-face, by telephone, post or email.
Reimbursement options are available and ongoing support is provided. There will also be external development & training opportunities.
If you are interested to join the WCMICS Consumer Partnerships Group , call on (03) 8559 9062 or alternatively email us using the button below.
The Victorian Integrated Cancer Services are supported by the Victorian Government
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