Streams we offer

There are 14 streams available to participants in the PSP program spread across two intakes - January and June. They vary from 6 month to 12 month duration.

The following streams are a 12 month program in a single setting

  • Community Nursing (St Vincent’s at Home) (January intake)
  • Theatre (Perioperative, Anaesthetics, Recovery) (January and June intake)

The following streams are 6 month programs

  • ICU (June intake)
  • Emergency (January and June intake)
  • Cardiac - Cardiology and Coronary care OR Cardiothoracic (June Intake)

The following streams are 12 month programs including two 6 month rotations


  • Neurosciences
  • ICU

Critical Care

  • ICU
  • Cardiothoracic

Correctional (January intake)

  • Correctional Health Unit (Fitzroy)
  • Emergency

Mental Health

  • Mental Health (Acute Inpatient Unit)
  • Emergency


  • Dialysis
  • Stroke, Renal, Neurology, Dermatology and General Medicine

Cardiac (a combination of two rotations)

  • Cardiac Investigations Unit
  • Cardiology and Coronary care
  • Cardiothoracic

Palliative care and Cancer services

  • Palliative care (Caritas Christi Unit, Kew)
  • Oncology and Haematology

Specialty surgical (a combination of any two rotations)

  • Orthopaedic Oncology
  • Orthopaedic/Rheumatology
  • Colorectal/Gastroenterology/Urology
  • Upper Gastrointestinal Surgery/Hepatobiliary Surgery/Dept of Surgery-Breast & Endocrine
  • Ear, Nose & Throat, Plastics & Vascular

Specialty Medicine (a combination of any two rotations)

  • General Medicine
  • Stroke, renal, neurology, dermatology and general medicine
  • Geriatric Evaluation & Management (GEM-St Vincent’s on the Park Campus)
  • Emergency