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Nursing and Midwifery Students

Welcome to Peninsula Health Undergraduate Student Nurse Program.

This page is designed to help you to prepare for your clinical placement at Peninsula Health.  The information provided is to aid you in preparing for your placement and getting to know the Clinical Support Nurse team.

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Monash at Peninsula (M@P) Program

What is the M@P program?

The M@P Program is a partnership between Monash University and Peninsula Health designed for nursing students. Being part of the M@P Program means:

• You complete all 2nd and 3rd year acute clinical placements with Peninsula Health

• Access to two dedicated M@P Clinical Facilitators that are contactable March-Dec each year to coordinate your placement experience

• Familiarity and stability with your placements, as you get to know Peninsula Health and your clinical facilitation team

• We get to know you as an individual and how you learn best, allowing us to ensure you have the best possible placement experience

Benefits of joining the M@P program?

Individualised support – Clinical Facilitators will assist you to expand your knowledge and identify areas for improvement. We will work with you to ensure you develop the skills and confidence necessary to achieve your full potential as a novice nurse

Consistency – All acute general placements are undertaken at Peninsula Health sites

New opportunities

Peninsula Health is continuously expanding its patient services. This ongoing development of our services and facilities provides dynamic, progressive opportunities for all nursing students in the Monash at Peninsula Program.

Want to learn more?

If you have any questions or would like to know more, information is on moodle regarding the M@P Program. You can also visit your Clinical Office or email the M@P Clinical Facilitators at map@phcn.vic.gov.au.

How to enrol

Contact your Monash University Clinical School to enrol and take advantage of this exciting opportunity. We look forward to receiving your application.

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Undergraduate Student Nurse Program Orientation Presentations

The following Orientation Presentations are designed to provide you with the relevant information for your clinical placement.  These videos contain information regarding hospital policies and student expectations.

It is an expectation that you watch all three videos to completion prior to the commencement of your clinical placement.

Student Orientation Part 1, Hospital from CEDU on Vimeo.

Student Orientation Part 2, Student from CEDU on Vimeo.

Student Orientation Part 3, Policies from CEDU on Vimeo.