MDCWG membership was refreshed in 2021 and expanded membership from ten to 21 consumer organisations. The MDCWG supports the TGA’s medical device reform activities and resources resulting from the reforms by advising on improvements to information provided to patients about the devices they use – Strategy Three of the Action Plan for Medical Devices. The MDCWG have advised on:
The Department of Health and Aged Care acknowledges First Nations peoples as the Traditional Owners of Country throughout Australia, and their continuing connection to land, sea and community. We pay our respects to them and their cultures, and to all Elders both past and present.