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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 Monday 19 March 2018.

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 Rebel Sport gift voucher.

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When and where

By appointment between 9.30am-4pm, Monday to Thursdays from March to October 2018.

University of Melbourne Health Service
138-146 Cardigan St, Carlton
Level 1, Room 1.15


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.


Questions?

Please direct any questions to:

Rebecca Meldrum
Health Promotion Coordinator
+61 3 9035 3045
rebecca.meldrum@unimelb.edu.au

When to see a doctor

The Health Check service is a general, preventative assessment to provide you with an overview of your health. If you have a medical concern, please make an appointment to see a doctor or speak with a counsellor.