student cohort is unique and ever-changing, with students joining us for
classroom or ward-based teaching either as admitted patients of the Queensland
Children's Hospital, as siblings of patients, or as children of parents
receiving treatment at an adult hospital. The criteria for student registration
eligibility is outlined below.
are eligible to attend a hospital education program if they are currently
enrolled in a school (may be a state or non-state school) and are medically
cleared by hospital staff to attend the program, and where:
of the Queensland Children’s Hospital typically receive teaching in their ward,
or attend classrooms as arranged in consultation with clinical staff and school
liaison teachers. Siblings of QCH patients attend the classrooms, as do
children of adult patients who are receiving treatment in local adult hospitals
(e.g. Royal Brisbane, Mater Mothers'). Students include patients of the Child
Youth Mental Health Services, and inpatients admitted through the Emergency
Department for diagnostic clarification/medical review.
discuss registration at our South Brisbane school please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call
(07) 3004 7888.