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Transition to specialty practice (TSP) programs are offered in selected areas in Austin Health for registered nurses. The programs are designed to help you:
The programs offer the opportunity to enhance your ability to deliver excellence in patient care within a specialty clinical area and allows potential for career progression, a pathway to postgraduate studies and professional development.
The programs include a mix of online learning and face to face education, creating an academic bridge between undergraduate and post graduate study. Clinical hurdles and assessment tasks are also part of the programs and allow participants to demonstrate holistic person-centred care.
In 2023 we have programs in the following clinical areas:
To apply for transition to specialty practice programs, you will need:
Applications from 2022 Graduate Nurse Program participants are welcomed.
There will be a webinar to provide a brief overview of the transition to specialty practice programs being offered in 2023.
This will give you the opportunity to learn further information about each transition to specialty program and ask the nursing education team from each specialty area about their program.
Date: Wednesday 31st August, 2022
Time: 2:15 to 2:45pm
The session will be held via Microsoft Teams and bookings are required.