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Education and training

Education is an essential aspect of advancing care and improving health outcomes for people of every age and stage of life. Mercy Health is dedicated to ongoing education, training and professional development.

Mercy Mental Health Education

Mercy Mental Health Education includes both undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

Mercy Mental Health Education
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Mercy Health Graduate Programs

Mercy Health Graduate Programs are an integral part of our commitment to developing our future health care workforce. We provide a range of opportunities for graduates to join our team in providing compassionate and responsive care to people in need.

Mercy Health Graduate Programs

Graduate Certificate in Neonatal Special Care

Graduate Certificate Studies in Neonatal Special Care Nursing is a one-year program for registered nurses and midwives who wish to undertake postgraduate studies in neonatal special care.

Graduate Certificate in Neonatal Special Care

Graduate Diploma of Midwifery

Mercy Health offers clinical placement for students studying the Graduate Diploma of Midwifery. Positions are available at Mercy Hospital for Women (Heidelberg) and Werribee Mercy Hospital.

Graduate Diploma of Midwifery

Post Graduate Neonatal Intensive Care Program (1yr program)

This one-year program (graduate certificate) is for registered nurses and midwives who wish to undertake postgraduate studies in neonatal intensive care.

Post Graduate Neonatal Intensive Care Program (1yr program)

Graduate Information Sessions

Find out when and where our graduate program information sessions are taking place this year.

Graduate Information Sessions

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Perioperative

This one-year program (graduate certificate) is for registered nurses who wish to undertake postgraduate studies in perioperative nursing.

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Perioperative

Postgraduate Diploma or Certificate of Nursing – Palliative

Find out about our program for registered nurses who wish to undertake postgraduate studies in palliative care nursing, run in collaboration with several universities.

Postgraduate Diploma or Certificate of Nursing – Palliative

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Emergency

Werribee Mercy Hospital recruits suitably qualified nurses who wish to complete the Graduate Certificate in Emergency Nursing run in conjunction with the University of Melbourne.

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Emergency

About Mercy Health Training Institute

The Mercy Health Training Institute disbanded as of July/August 2017. Find out how to access courses previously offered by the Institute.

About Mercy Health Training Institute