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Posted on 05 Feb 2024
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We are looking for a broad range of clinicians, professionals and consumers to join the Consultative Council on Obstetric and Paediatric Mortality and Morbidity (CCOPMM).

Fourteen places have become available due to the term ending for current members.

The role of CCOPMM is to consider, investigate and report on obstetric and paediatric mortality and morbidity as well as related matters referred by the Minister for Health or the Department of Health.

CCOPMM makes recommendations to help health services and medical practitioners improve clinical practice and systems of care, using its annual report to detail the council’s research and activities.

It also directly advises the Minister for Health and Safer Care Victoria on strategies to improve clinical performance and avoid preventable deaths.

We are looking for members from the following cohorts.

Aboriginal health representative in maternal or child healthMaternal or child health nurses
Child protection expertsMidwives
Child safety expertsNeonatal or paediatric nurses
Consumers of maternal or child healthNurses
Coroner or forensic pathologistsObstetricians
General practitionersPaediatricians
Government maternal or child representativesRegional maternal or child health clinicians
Health management or health administration expertsResearchers in maternal or child health
Legal representativesStrategic leaders in maternal or child health


Find out more including how to apply

Applications close at midnight, 29 February 2024