Welcome to the ClinConnect Student Education Module
ClinConnect is a web-based resource designed to manage clinical placements for health care students who will undertake clinical placement in NSW Heath facilities / services. Students are required to meet the immunisation and criminal record check requirements in order to attend clinical placements.
This student education module has been developed to provide you with the information and resources you require in order to have your compliance with requirements verified in the ClinConnect database to enable you to attend clinical placement. It is recommend you review all of the information provided and follow the instructions required for submission of your information for your specific education provider / campus.
Watch this 90 second video to find out why immunisation is so important.
Why Must I Immunise?
The above video, sourced from the UK’s NHS gives a good overview of how immunisation works and protects the general population.
I was surprised how long it took to be immunised.
Many students are often surprised how long the process to be immunised takes. Be sure to plan ahead so not to impact your placement.
How do I undertake a criminal record check?
All students undertaking placement are required to undergo a criminal record check. Read here about how to complete the requirements.
A simple check list. Have you:
- Completed ALL of your immunisation requirements
- Read the Code of Conduct and completed the Code of Conduct Agreement
- Completed your Criminal Record Check requirements
- Submitted all your documentation and evidence in the required way, depending on where you study.