Disability – a consumer perspective

Jan Cocks

A download of Jan’s presentation can be accessed by clicking here.

Pre session summary
Jan will be talking from the perspective of patients and people with disability. It will include her personal stories and her and others interactions with medical professionals and care workers. Jan will speak about the importance of the Patient-Team Partnership and continuity of care.

Post session facilitator summary notes

  • Patients need their health professionals to have a work-life balance
  • Providers to take time with a child : listen to the full story, address the adult and the child
  • Dream – disability is a means to do it differently