Speaker Profiles_Tracy Columb

Assessment against the QIC Health and Community Services Standards 7th Edition for Community Assessors

QIC Health and Community Services Standards 7th Edition support a wide range of organisations to improve consumer and community engagement, diversity and cultural appropriateness, management systems, governance and service delivery, while committing to a cycle of continuous quality improvement.

This session will provide attendees with an overview of the QIC Standards 7th Edition while placing focus on two of the new Standards - diversity and cultural appropriateness, and consumer and community engagement.

Gain practical advice from QIP Staff and a QIP Assessor around relevant evidence requirements and strategies to support organisations with preparing for their assessment.

Tracy Columb - BIO

With comprehensive experience within a variety of organisations in the community sector, Tracy Columb has a passion for ensuring positive outcomes for all parts of the community, particularly in disadvantaged areas.

Prior to joining the QIP team, Tracy worked with The Smith Family for six years, firstly in the Volunteer Operations Centre then with the Communities for Children Facilitating Partner (CfC FP) project across the Brimbank municipality. These roles saw her support the Future Powered Families project and allowed her to work with VICSEG New Futures as a coordinator for numerous multicultural playgroups.

In Tracy’s current role as the QIP Senior Coordinator for QIP Community Services Accreditation, she is dedicated to assisting organisations to achieve accreditation to ensure their services are delivered to the highest standard to provide the best support possible for the most vulnerable in the community.


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