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Postgraduate Programs

Mercy Health Postgraduate Programs are an integral part of our commitment to developing our ongoing and future health care workforce. We provide a range of opportunities for postgraduates to join our team in providing compassionate and responsive care to people in need. Find out everything you need to know about the post graduate programs offered, how to apply and what your ongoing professional development journey could look like with Mercy Health.

Postgraduate programs applicant information

Learn more about how Mercy Health provides opportunities for nursing staff to complete postgraduate courses several specialty areas.

Postgraduate programs applicant information

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Intensive Care Unit

Postgraduate Certificate in Critical Care Nursing

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Intensive Care Unit

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. Learn more about the certificate.

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Emergency

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Perioperative – Mercy Hospital for Women

This one-year program (Graduate Certificate or Diploma) is for registered nurses who wish to undertake postgraduate studies in perioperative nursing.

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Perioperative – Mercy Hospital for Women

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Perioperative – Werribee Mercy Hospital

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

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Perioperative – Werribee Mercy Hospital

Post Graduate Neonatal Intensive Care Program (1 year 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 (1 year program)

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Acute Care

Postgraduate Certificate in Nursing Practice

Postgraduate Certificate of Nursing – Acute Care

Postgraduate Diploma or Certificate of Nursing – Palliative

Postgraduate Certificate in Palliative Care

Postgraduate Diploma or Certificate of Nursing – Palliative

Graduate Certificate in Neonatal Special Care

Graduate Certificate Studies in Neonatal Special Care Nursing, Mercy Hospital for Women.

Graduate Certificate in Neonatal Special Care

Post Graduate Program – Mental Health

Mental health post graduate nurses are an integral part of Mercy Mental Health's commitment to developing our future mental health workforce. Our post graduate mental health nurse program is designed to support post graduate nurses in making their transition to an independent registered mental health clinician within a supportive and welcoming environment.

Post Graduate Program – Mental Health

Transition to Mental Health Nursing

​The Transition to Mental Health Nursing Program is an exciting program that offers nurses the opportunity to transfer their clinical skills to the mental health setting.

Transition to Mental Health Nursing

Last reviewed January 10, 2020.