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University life can be a lot of fun but it can also be hard work, so it’s important that you look after your physical and mental health so you can make the most of your time.
Book a free health check
Regular health checks can be a quick, simple way to get a snapshot of how healthy you are and to learn about ways to improve your health. As a current University of Melbourne student, you can book a free 30-minute personalised consultation with a Registered Bupa Nurse; appointments are confidential and available from Tuesday 12 March 2019.
Book now for your chance to win!
Book and attend your appointment and you will have the opportunity to enter the monthly prize draw for a chance to win a $50 Hoyts cinema voucher.
Note: The health check service is a general, preventative assessment to provide you with an overview of your health.
When and where
By appointment between 9.30am-4pm, Monday to Thursdays from March to May 2019. Note: the service is available at UoM Southbank every third week.
University of Melbourne Health Service
138-146 Cardigan St, Carlton
Level 1, Room 1.15
The Hub (building 863)
Level 1, Room 111
Health check includes:
- Biometrics (blood glucose finger-prick test and blood pressure screening)
- General health review (nutrition, physical activity, smoking, oral health, sleep, alcohol and drugs, skin cancer)
- Healthy relationships review (including a conversation about sexual health)
- Mental health review
- Healthcare system discussion
You will also receive a results card that details your health check results. You are welcome to use your results card during a follow up health appointment. You will also receive information on the University of Melbourne student wellbeing services and a mini sexual health pack. Upon agreement with you, the Nurse may complete a referral to a GP or other health service for tailored support.
Is it confidential?
Yes, the University of Melbourne will not receive any personal details about you. Only aggregate health data and general booking data will be made available to the University.
Please direct any questions to:
Health Promotion Coordinator
+61 3 9035 3045