Novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) – information for students and education providers
The Australian Government Department of Health has released factsheets for students and staff in relation to novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV).
Notice to Group A and Group B providers and HHSs:
Updated schedule signatory list
The Queensland Health delegates for signing of Schedule 1 documents has been updated. Please refer to the schedule signatory list.
Update to Group B contractual arrangements for 2020
Extensions to current Group B providers for their existing Vocational Student Placement Deeds to be extended to 31 December 2021 have been offered. Please refer to the 'List of education providers with current Deeds' page on the clinical placements website for updated expiry dates.
A full review of the contractual instrument and supporting documents is proposed for 2020. Further information regarding the review will be provided early in the new year.
Group A arrangements are unaffected.
iLearn have created a new program called 'Program: Clinical Student Placement' that includes the mandatory orientation modules of; Clinical Placement Student Orientation Course, Health Safety and Wellbeing Induction, Building Emergency Procedures / First-response evacuation instructions, Occupational Violence Prevention Fundamentals, and Prevention and Management of Musculoskeletal Disorders. The link is here:
As with most iLearn modules, the name of the courses may change as the lessons are updated with 2020 versions however some 2019 courses contain the 2020 release. Please check this before searching for the 2020 courses.