ISOIS ▸ Final reports

Host country:
Host institution:
Mobility type:
Program:
Faculty:
Ac. year:
Semesters:
Study level:
Language filled in:

Inselspital

Switzerland 2019/2020 Freemovers

Personal data
Mobility type:
traineeship

Faculty at MU:
Faculty of Medicine

Field of study:
Všeobecné lékařství

Level of study during period of placement:
Master

Language used:
German

Summer/winter school?:
no

Period of studies:
spring 2020

Period of placement (from-to):
2020-07-01 - 2020-08-28

Number of months:
2.00

Activities before my departure abroad
What was your approach in organising the placement?:
Vyhledání pracovních možností pro studenty ve Švýcarsku a zahájení komunikace přímo s oddělením.

What documents are required for acceptance on a placement at this organisation?:
Občanka, potvrzení o studiu, výpis známek, výpis očkování, motivační dopis.

How far ahead did acceptance have to be organised? (in weeks):
50

Did you need a visa?:
no

Documents and materials needed for a visa:

Fee for the visa:

During the placement
Did you change the training agreement in the course of your placement (training agreement)?:
Ne

What is necessary to arrange immediately on arrival? What requirements and at which offices?:
Bankovní účet a případně parkovací kartu (pokud jste autem).

Describe your work/activity in the foreign organisation. Describe what specifically you did, whether the work corresponded to the agreed conditions and your field of study, and whether your work was independent and responsible, approximate working hours.:
Byl jsem okamžitě zapracován do chodu oddělení. Od prvního dne jsem popisoval rtg snímky hrudníku, dělal ultrazkuková vyšetření a mnoho dalšího. Každý den ráno probíhal výukový seminář na různá témata.

Did the organisation or local student organisations arrange any special events for foreign students on placements?:
no

If yes then what?:

Practical questions on your placement
Where did you live?:
V ubytování pro personál nemocnice.

Cost of accommodation - monthly:
400 USD

Additional comments to the price of accommodation (as to what the price includes):
Cena byla na CHF. Zahrnovala internet, elektriku a vodu.

Who arranged your accommodation and how far ahead:
Ubytování jsem zajistil já s půlročním předstihem.

Equipment, internet connection, what to bring:
Nic. Všechno perfektní.

What are the rough costs of groceries (compare with Czech prices):
2x dražší.

Transport to location of placement:
Autem.

Approximate price:
1200,- Kč

Tips for purchasing cheap tickets and other recommendations:
Skyscanner

What are the local transport options (public transport, cycling, on foot, rough prices):
Po Bernu je ideální jezdit na kole. Malé město a vše je dobře dostupné.

How did you use health insurance? What type?:
Od univerzity. Dostal jsem i místní.

Did you have other insurance? Which?:
Ano - od nemocnice.

Experience with insured events:
Ne.

Tips for recreation:
Výlety do hor a po švýcarském venkově.

Financial support and expenses
Monthly grant from the Centre for International Cooperation:
16000 CZK

What other sources did you make use of to finance your placement?:
Plat studenta na stáži od místní nemocnice.

 
 
What was your average monthly expenditure during the placement (i.e. without the travel there and back)?:
2500 CHF

a/ of which for accommodation:
400 CHF

b/ of which for catering:
600 CHF

c/ travel and recreation:
1500 CHF

Any comments to the average monthly expenditure:
Nejdražší jsou služby. Ušetřit se dá na různých místech. Je potřeba si dohledat info.

 
Experience with bank accounts/services. Do you recommend an account arranged abroad, use of Czech payment cards...:
Plat se vyplácí pouze na švýcarské účty. Zkušenosti výborné. Nebyl nejmenší problém.

 
Did you pay to foreign organisations any fees? (insurance, materials, etc.):
NE.

Did you receive a salary from the host business/organisation?:
yes

If yes, what was your monthly salary?:
1200 CHF

 
Other advantages from the host organisation?:
Poměrně levné ubytování a možnost stravování v jídelně nemocnice.

Is it necessary to assume a larger amount at the start of the placement? If yes, what and for what purpose?:
Ne.

Recognition of the foreign placement at the home faculty
Is the traineeship part of your field of study?:
no

If yes - is it a compulsory or optional part?:

How will your traineeship abroad be recognised at the home faculty?:
V podobě pracovní stáže v zahraničí.

How many ECTS credits did you/will you get?:
10

Were there serious problems arranging recognition of the placement?:
Ne.

Overall assessment
Assessment of personal benefit (1 = excellent):
1

Assessment of academic benefit (1 = excellent):
1

Do you agree with the statement that, thanks to the experience gained during the placement you will be able to further develop your skills for work in your field?:
Rozhodně.

What did you most appreciate after completing your placement?:
Aktivní a kvalitní přístup k výuce studentů a jejich maximální zapojení do klinické praxe.

Any serious problems during the placement?:
Ne.

Do you have any recommendation for those that follow you? (e.g. what to take with them):
Připravit se na švýcarskou němčinu.