Participating hospital information updated Saturday 22nd August 2015. Please contact specific hospitals if further information is required.
Hospital Road, CONCORD, NSW 2139
Manager / Contact
No of FYGs
No of physios (PT) and assistants (A)
No of hospital beds
FYG Clinical Rotations
Acute care wards with ICU experience
Acute Aged Care and Rehabilitation wards
8.00 am - 4.30 pm Monday - Friday
Weekend service roster:
Current roster involves staff covering an 8 hour shift (Sat or Sun) with subsequent RDO during the associated two week pay period.
Currently equates to 1 weekend shift approximately every 4-5 weeks.
No set evening shift.
FYG will partake in the 24 hour on call service on rostered basis.
All staff members participate in the Hospitals orientation process including online orientation and face to face sessions.
A comprehensive Physiotherapy specific orientation programme occurs in the first week of duty, including a lecture, practical and Sim programme.
All new graduates then undergo a thorough and individualised orientation into ICU, conducted over a period of two weeks to ensure competence in the ICU unit.
Weekly area based inservices
Weekly supervision sessions
Fortnightly departmental education sessions
Ongoing graduate education programme throught the year.
Pre-Requisites e.g. D/L; Interest in clinical areas relevant to facility
New Staff Gym available onsite
Area Leisure and Fitness Club
Active social committee
All graduates have structured supervision with seniors throughout rotations.
Annual Leave Policy
Graduates are not encouraged to take leave in their first year.