Clinical Placement

Clinical placements in Victoria

Clinical placements play an important role in preparing professional-entry healthcare students for their part in the future health workforce. In Victoria, 11 Clinical Placement Networks (CPNs) facilitate locally driven, stakeholder-led clinical placement initiatives, and the Victorian Clinical Training Council (VCTC) provides statewide leadership and advice on professional-entry clinical placement issuesNews about Victorian clinical education and training initiatives is provided throughout the website http://health.vic.gov.au/placements/ and is regularly updated. For queries, please email placements@health.vic.gov.au.

Clinical Placement Networks

Eleven Clinical Placement Networks (CPNs) have been established across Victoria as a platform for partnership building, local coordination, research and innovation in clinical placementsIf you are a CPN member, there are a number of ways to be involved in your network. This Information Sheet will provide further information.