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For students

Faculty General

UoN Student Placement Preparation

In order for students to attend a clinical placement in a NSW Ministry of Health Facility students must meet a certain criteria.

Student Placement Checklist 2014

This checklist is a brief summary summary of requirements to undertake placement.

Callaghan Students  - 2014 Callaghan Checklist

Central Coast Students - 2014 Central Coast Checklist

Port Macquarie Students - 2014 Port Macquarie Checklist

How do I submit my documents?

This page explains the procedures for submitting your placement documents to NSW Health.

Ministry of Health information for ALL students

This information issued by NSW Health will help you meet the requirements for a clinical placement.

HNELHD Information for Callaghan students

These resources provided by Hunter New England Local Health District will assist you in meeting the NSW Health requirements. Be sure to read Immunisation and Criminal Record Checking Requirements for Health Students.

Student Placement FAQ

If you still have questions about your student placement they may be answered here.

School of Biomedical Sciences

School of Medicine and Public Health

The Chameleon  Clinical Skills Lab is a simulation facility of the University of Newcastle's School of Medicine and Public Health that provides clinical skills training using simulation to prepare medical students for a smooth transition to the work and clinical situation.

How to book:

A simulation session (PDF, 94KB).

A teaching session (PDF, 96KB).

An event (PDF, 92 KB).

Loan equipment (PDF, 92 KB).

Access the:

Confidentiality agreement (PDF, 90 KB).

Equipment user agreement (PDF, 101 KB).

Please download the relevant form, fill it in and email it back to

Joint Medical Program students who wish to appeal their final result are required to follow a specific procedure. Please use the Appeal Against a Final Result JMP Only application form (PDF, 127 KB).

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Students in the Nurse Practitioner program are required to engage a small multi-disciplinary team of mentors from their clinical field to provide ongoing professional support and clinical supervision throughout the program.

Download the clinical mentor nomination form.