Year 2018

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Malta Health Network Survey

 

 

01.02.2018

 

 

Malta Health Network Survey Report

Date: 6th December 2017

Compiled by: David Borg

Total number of organisations forming part of the MHN:

39

Total number of responses by the said member organisations:

26

Designation of Person filling in the form:

President:                     14

Vice-president:             1

Secretary General:       2

Treasurer:                     4

Other:                            5

Chart 1:  Number of respondents against Role in Voluntary Organization

 Total number of members per organisation:

Chart 2: Total number of members within the MHN:

9444 individuals including professionals, patients, patients’ relatives, students and Other. Not including member organisations who failed to fill in the survey and the Malta Blood Donors Association who stated that all blood donors are member so the association and could not obtain exact numbers due to reasons of Data Protection. Such a list could be obtained from the National Blood transfusion service.

Chart 3 number of respondents

Question: How do you think your organisation can contribute to the Malta Health Network?

Answer: In summary, most if not all responded by stating they were ready to provide better awareness on their respective works/jobs/roles to the general public.

Que: How do you think the Malta Health Network can contribute to your organisation?

Answer: In summary, the respondents wished for greater collaboration between the MHN itself and the other member organisations in order to bring their message across, not just individually, but for a more holistic approach. They suggested greater collaboration by asking for the organisation of more seminars or public events. They also asked the MHN to be a better media platform for the advertisement of their events and that of other organisations.

 

Conclusion:

In conclusion, the MHN survey showed that our members mostly consist of patient or professional groups willing to provide better public awareness on their respective conditions/professions. The respondents wished for better collaboration between the MHN and the other member organisation, including improved communication and organizing more seminars or public events.

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