Updates and Events

 Updates

​​The list below provides a brief summary, as new information, resources or tools become available or are updated that support student practice education planning and coordination.​

 COVID-19 Vaccine

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All BC residents can register at Get Vac​cinated​. Once registered, students and on-site instructors can call the Registration phone number to identify themselves as a Health Care Worker (HCW).

Up-to-date information on BC's COVID-19 immunizations is found here:

 Personal Protective Equipment

  • May 26, 2021 - Point-of-Care-Risk Assessment (PCRA)​ 
  • November 19, 2020 -Fit-testing Memo - Re-statement of current N95 requirements and fit-testing approaches.
  • ​​​August 5, 2020 - Government Supply Hub​ - Eligible organizatons can request to purchase supplies of personal protective equipment (PPE) and cleaning and disenfectant products from the BC government.  Donations of priority products are also invited.

 Planning & Coordination

  •  Fall placement timelines:  
    • March 31 - PSI submit requests to Health
    • May 31 - Health respond to PSIs
    • ​Students must be confirmed in HSPnet at least four weeks prior to placement start date
  • Winter placement timelines:
    • August 31 - PSI submit request to Health
    • October 15 - Health responds to PSIs
    • ​Students must be confirmed in HSPnet at least four weeks prior to placement start date​
  • ​Spring/Summer placement timelines:
    • January 15 - PSI submit request to Health
    • February 28 - Health responds to PSIs
    • Students must be confirmed in HSPnet at least four weeks prior to placement start date

 Events

​Webinars, Information sessions or professional development related to student practice education can be found here.​

 Provincial Planning Sessions

BC student practice education: information and planning s​eries 

Next session: June 10, 1:30 - 2:30 pm - via Zoom​
 
For further information, please contact studented​ucation@phsa.ca ​


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For further information, please contact: studenteducation@phsa.ca