Safer Care Victoria and the future of Consumer Engagement


The Health Issues Centre welcomes communication from Acting CEO, Ann Maree Keenan, Safer Care Victoria, regarding the future of consumer engagement. In September 2019 the Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kym Peake outlined a plan for organisational transformation. Reforms detailed in February 2020 included how Safer Care Victoria would review it’s structure and work programs to respond better to the changing needs of government, healthcare services, consumers and the Victorian community. While delayed by the pandemic, SCV seeks to: Improve opportunities for consumers to meaningfully engage with the full breadth of SCV’s work, by consolidating the number of [...]