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Consumer Advisory Boards Composition CAB Citizen Advisory Board “Effectiveness in Consumer Governance”

April 1, 2016

Consumer Advisory Boards Composition  CAB  Citizen Advocacy Board

Katherine Cavanaugh

 

Joseph Benson  “COWBOY”

 

Walter Truehart 

 

Greg Morris

 

web site consumerism  scholarships for advocates  and citizen advisory boards

 

nominations to be on the steering committee

 

education

 

Planning

  Research

 

 

GREG MORRIS  executive director a respite care center

 

developing a CAB  

 

CAB MANUAL

 

best quality services

 

fulfilling needs and solutions

 

decision makers focus on  outcomes

 

developing leadership

 

engage people living in public places

 

People who are advocates and citizens participate in answering and conducting surveys

 

whenever you have advisory boards they can each join the board

 

CPO  Consumer Participant Observations

 

working on one of violence 

 

effective research  out reach  stay connected to the People at all levels of use of services

 

working within the system

 

HOUSTON  bought a building on executive committee building the building and invited to be brought in as resident experts

 

There are 50 people in this room

 

made up of services that are on site.

 

transportation

 

Executive board     anything to bring to the table  large degree of respect and awareness

 

 

 

Consumer as a helping agent

 

everyday practical work changes the viewpoint of the staff and to whom you should start to share an issue

 

protocol  for process to take a question to the right person

 

51%  HRSA  GRANT  330 funding required to have   special populations grants  for special populations

 

We have had me for 15 years on both boards

 

not talented enough  to take care of business  all decisions have to be approved by the CAB  as well as the main board

 

BUS SERVICE THAT GOES TO ALL PROVIDERS   4,000 people ride the bus for free monthly

 

HARRIS COUNTY  has nothing to do with this   $133,000.00  annual budget from the City of Houston.

 

FQHC   

specialty populations

you see everyone

 

Albuquerque   51%  CAB   everything goes through the CAB there

 

What people are willing to do  330G  and H grantee  homeless new start  40K patient system

 

affordable Care Act    now we see 26 clinics we are competing with the clinics throughout the system

 

Broader experience and awareness speaker’s bureau

 

testifying at hearings  working for the broader change  hard to do all of this

 

determined to focus on health care activities dealing with other activities

 

become a member of CAB  become deputy  voter registrant  12 years register people

 

VOTER REGISTRATION CARD second form of identity

 

we do political forums for different candidates

 

check for warrants  they’re scared that their records will not be used

 

we do surveys

 

December 21   reading the names of those who have died who had been living in public places

 

National Health Care  Work   –   changes the culture of the organization

 

set up booths for festivals

 

Back to School Health Fair   get out children

Project Homeless Connect

 

Need a structure  accountable  outlining what is the purpose and the mission of the advisory board

 

outlining decision-making processes

 

membership    terribly significant  how many people are members of the facility

 

SHOULD represent all of the services that are offered.

 

Men and women are treated differently in shelters in HOUSTON

 

WOMEN  need a day for women’s wellness  nothing except women and children

 

HOP  Homeless Outreach  Program  

Consensus takes longer and promotes a better decision

 

tips in the manual  safe spaces  protecting people

 

group dynamics   giving space for other dynamics

 

how do you interact  in these spaces know the mission and what you’re doing be ready for participating

 

volunteering for what needs to be done

 

hard work  make it light

 

you’re speaking on behalf of you and not everyone

 

advisory boards make recommendations  inform the practices of the site and speak to issues that make the programs more effective

 

experiential learning  tangential skills interpersonal  empathy

more creativity  organizing events and problem solving functional learning

 

speaker’s bureau developing stories and how to support the organization

 

personal growth  some control input  valued empowered  building a movement  good peer support

 

no waiver for NO ONE being on the Citizen Advisory Board

 

Balance of CONSUMER ADVISORY MEMBERSHIPS  –  THEY’RE NOW ADVOCATES

 

MOVE ON

 

CITIZEN ADVISORY BOARD      6 different boards

 

7am   meeting at the Citizen Advisory Board.    SERVE BREAKFAST

 

HOW MANY PEOPLE ARE ON THESE BOARDS Joseph?

 

Dynamic completely changes

 

CEO was a consumer  now IN CHARGE

 

ELIGIBLE TO SERVE    NOW  e  -fqhc

 

LEAD LIAISON ON THE BOARD

 

MENTORS EXIST  AS WELL ON THEIR BOARDS

 

REPRESENTS HOMELESS 

 

WE ALL SERVE AT THE BEHEST OF THE MISSION AND BEING A PERSON WHO DOES NOT BENEFIT FROM THEIR POSITION BUT CARES FOR THE ORGANIZATION AND WORKS TO STRENGTHEN THE ORGANIZATION

 

STAFF SHOULD HELP TO  RECRUIT BOARD MEMBERS

 

FOCUS GROUPS AND SURVEYS

 

PROMOTION BY FLYERS IS A GOOD EXAMPLE OF TAKING THE LEAD

CUSTOMER ADVISORY Board  COLORADO SPRINGS

 

Randolph  old consumer board to a new one

 

Chris mentored me

sit and wait until I was healed

 

5 members of their board  added to their original  board

 

 

HE’s  mumbling

 

1  person died   and 4 members dropped from the board

 

we  are every board meeting making a report of the advisory board to the full board

 

we had a dysfunctional board  we are charged to serve for the mission and purpose of the board

 

we are also not able to take any advantage of our role in the board  but have to listen to represent others   we serve at the will of the board and patients

 

we have people working throughout the organization as mentors and advocates

 

99.5% of the people who have been homeless do not want to be remembered as having been without a place to live

 

servant leadership  you’re involved in the struggles and triumphs equally with all of the members of the board no matter in what manner they serve.

 

You have to be careful  what you ask for?  

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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