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CHC advisors

Community, Whānau and Patient Advisors

Do you want to get involved to improve health care in the Southern district? Do you want to have a say in how things happen and help the Southern health system understand what you need from health services?

Community, whānau and patient advisors are people who collaborate with health staff to bring about health reforms.

A community, whānau and patient advisor operates at a high level within the Southern health system interacting and influencing staff and participating in co-design aimed at improvements in planning, delivery, monitoring and evaluation of health services.

The people we are looking for want to be involved in the decisions made by the health service – with the aim of building a better health service for everyone.

If that sounds like you,please fill out the CHC advisors application form in related files below.

Return by email to or post to Southern DHB, Private Bag 1921, Dunedin 9054, New Zealand - mark attention: Consumer Liaison