To report an accident or illness that occurred during your placement hours, you are required to complete the following steps:
- IMMEDIATELY report the injury or exposure to:
- Your clinical or placement supervisor
- Your clinical coordinator
- Report to the nearest emergency room for treatment (unless instructed otherwise by hospital Occupational Health).
- Complete the uOttawa online Accident, Incident, Occupational Disease Form
Your report will be reviewed and you will be contacted for follow-up. For any further questions, please write to [email protected].