Muswellbrook District Hospital

Participating hospital information updated Friday 29th July 2016. Please contact specific hospitals if further information is required.


Upper Hunter Community Health Centre, Brentwood Street, MUSWELLBROOK NSW 2333 / P O Box 120, MUSWELLBROOK NSW 2333


Manager / Contact

Ellen Watson

Phone: (02) 65422031

No of FYGs

1 F/T

No of physios (PT) and assistants (A)

3 F/T (Including FYG), 1 F/T Technical Aid

No of hospital beds


FYG Clinical Rotations

Working hours

Monday to Friday



Weekend shifts

Nil Weekend or Public Holiday shifts


Evening shifts

Nil evening shifts




Orientation Process

Orientation will be scheduled for the First Year Graduate's first week in the position. Adequate time will be allowed for facilty orientation, Mandatory Education requirements and online training for systems used by the Community Health Team (such as electronic record management systems etc).

Education programs

Appropriate amounts of Professional Development time (both internal and external to HNELHD) will be supported during the 12 month period

Pre-Requisites e.g. D/L; Interest in clinical areas relevant to facility

Social Activities

Swimming (heated pool), aerobics, etc at gymnasium, water sports at Lake Glenbawn and Lake Liddell, touring vineyards and horse studs.

Support Mechanisms

Annual Leave Policy