Faculty of Health

Nicole Coombs

 Nicole Coombs

Phone: (03) 5122 8964
Email: n.coombs@federation.edu.au
Room: 2W140
Position: Lecturer
Discipline: Nursing


  • Masters of Nursing (2012): Monash University (Thesis: ED-HOME: Improving patient education in the emergency department. Design: Qualitative quasi experimental study with pre and post comparison.)
  • Bachelor of Nursing (2003): Monash University

Teaching areas

  • Undergraduate- Clinical and assessment skills
  • Undergraduate- Primary health care and health promotion

Grants and awards


Monash Health Staff Recognition Award (2013 )- Integrity

Research interests

  • Patient education, health literacy and communication
  • Primary health and health promotion

Supervised projects

Completed masters/honours

Thesis: ED-HOME: Improving patient education in the emergency department


Journal articles

Paper in progress