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In order to get the most out of your placement at RCH, it is important to think about each of the following points:
1. Preparation prior to commencing placement:
2. While on placement:
The following are expectations of all students training to be healthcare professionals:
While students are encouraged to document encounters in medical records, all entries should be countersigned by their supervisor. Students should only access medical records for those patients whose medical care they are directly involved with. Please refer to
RCH Documentation procedure
All of the RCH procedures are listed on the back of staff and student lanyards. Further details about the different procedure types are provided on the
emergency procedures page of the RCH intranet.
If you have been set up with the RCH Learning Management System, Learning HERO, you can access the
"Getting around The Royal Children's Hospital for new clinical staff" video to familiarise yourself with the different areas in the hospital.