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Mandatory requirements for student placements

Student Deed requirements

Students must complete all Queensland Health student placement orientation requirements as detailed on the Student Deed Website before commencing a placement within a Queensland Health facility. This includes the completion of the Student orientation checklist. Students will not be able to commence placement until their orientation is completed.

Students must present a completed copy of the Student orientation checklist and any associated documentation to their education provider’s placement coordinator prior to the commencement of their placement. In accordance with the Student Placement Deed, education providers are responsible for ensuring mandatory learning as detailed on the Student orientation checklist is completed prior to the commencement of student placement with the Queensland Government Hospital and Health Service. Education providers are required to retain a copy of the completed and signed Student orientation checklist.

Queensland Health Allied Health Professions’ Office of Queensland requirements

Allied health students wishing to undertake a clinical placement in a Queensland Government Hospital and Health Service will need to complete a number of training modules prior to commencement of their placement.

The training has been developed in accordance with The National Safety and Quality Healthcare Service (NSQHS) Standards to facilitate the safe practice of students and to support patient, student, and staff safety.

Training is required to be completed prior to commencement of clinical placements in Queensland Health.

Completion of this training will facilitate the early commencement of clinical learning on placements and ongoing placement provision by facilities.

Allied health students are requested to access the following documents:

University staff entering Queensland Health facilities to support student placements are also encouraged to complete this training.

Hospital and Health Service staff may require a copy of the completed evidence record of allied health training for university staff. University staff can also access the guide Allied health training: A guide for university staff if required.

Last updated: 16 December 2020

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