University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health
Who are the University of Newcastle Department of Rural Health (UONDRH)?
The UONDRH in Tamworth supports rural health student placements for a number of health professions. This includes nursing placements in all clinical, critical and community areas. As part of this, UONDRH offer either subsidised accommodation or an accommodation subsidy.
What Was Discussed?
The Department discussed the ways in which they support students on placement to create a positive experience. They also touched on how rural health placements provide opportunities for social networking and interdisciplinary education, as well as the proven benefits of these placements for the rural health community.
Who Should Watch?