COAG (Community Advisory Group)

COAG (Community Advisory Group)

This committee has a significant role in Manaia Health PHOs governance and operation. 
 

Manaia Health PHO takes seriously its requirement to engage with and involve its community in governing processes and be responsive to the community.
 
COAG is made up of 13 members, nine of whom have been selected by a community group or organisation within the district, and four have been selected by the PHO Māori Shareholder "Terenga Paraoa Ltd". Two members of COAG are appointed to the PHO Board.
 
The objectives of COAG are:

  • To assist Manaia Health PHO in promoting the health and wellbeing of the community;
  • To promote greater awareness of the work of Manaia Health PHO in the community;
  • To assist Manaia Health PHO to be responsive to community needs and views;
  • To promote improved relationships between Manaia Health PHO and other relevant agencies; and
  • To advise the Manaia Health PHO Board and management on issues relevant to the health and wellbeing of the PHO population and related primary health services.

COAG meets on a monthly basis.
 
Click on the link below to meet the current COAG members.
 
Introducing the members of the Community Advisory Group (COAG)