Welcome to your clinical placement at Monash Health, Allied Health Assistance Service.
Your Student Coordinator
Your Site Contacts
|MMC Clayton||Sarah Barnesfirstname.lastname@example.org||9594 2250|
|Dandenong Hospital||Tony Shengemail@example.com||9554 8346|
|Kingston Centre||Sean Kinnairdfirstname.lastname@example.org||9265 1424|
|Casey Hospital||Megan Taigemail@example.com||8768 1384|
|Monash Community – Cranbourne/Pakenham
Contact with Clinical Agencies
You are required to make contact with the site you have been allocated, preferably by email, at least one week prior to your placement. Should you not make contact, your placement may be reassigned elsewhere.
Clinical Placement Hours
Clinical placement hours will vary between sites and should be discussed when you contact your agency prior to commencing your clinical placement.
Lunch breaks/morning tea breaks will vary between sites and should be discussed with your clinical educator.
If your education provider has a uniform it should be worn at all times. If not, please refer to Dress Code.
Your student ID badge must be worn at all times.
Discipline services available at each site
At Monash Health we have both interdisciplinary and discipline-specific allied health assistants who work with the following health professionals:
- Occupational therapists
- Social workers
- Speech pathologists
Every effort will be made to expose students to a range of professions and clinical areas during placements.
Suggested preparation for clinical placements
Please review your medical terminology and abbreviations prior to beginning placement.