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  • Meets regularly and provides suggestions, feedback, perspective, ideas and advice to the Eastern Health Board and staff
  • Monitors the Eastern Health Community Participation Plan
  • Helps to ensure our healthcare services are accessible and respond to the community's needs
  • Committee members may include patients; families, carers or friends of patients; members of self-help groups and community networks; residents; and citizens interested in health
  • Interested members of the public, who live or work in the central and outer eastern suburbs or the Yarra Ranges region
  • People who are currently employed in healthcare or by healthcare service providers cannot be considered

For further details about the Committee and its role, including general information about Eastern Health and application forms, please contact: Melissa Elliott, Manager Consumer Participation & Patient Experience on (03) 8804 0483 or email melissa.elliott@easternhealth.org.au.