Health - Gippsland

The Health Centre at the Gippsland Campus is staffed by the campus nurse and is located within Student Connect - Building 3N, at Gippsland Campus.

The campus nurse provides free, confidential consultations to all students and Federation University staff.

Normal hours of operation: 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Wed & every second Thursday

Appointments can be made by telephoning 03 5327 9470.

Fees

All consultations for students and staff are free.

Services and information provided

  • First aid treatment to all students, staff, contractors and visitors
  • Assessment of health needs and appropriate referrals to specialist health agencies
  • Health information and advice is available on all health matters including sexual health, substance abuse, nutrition and healthy lifestyle
  • Vaccination service - excluding travel and COVID vaccinations
  • Clinical procedures such as removing sutures, bandaging and strapping, replacing dressings
  • Health monitoring eg blood pressure, managing existing health conditions and special health care needs
  • Referral information on local medical and health services
  • Health promotion, Return to work and OHS programs

Confidentiality and privacy

Federation University Australia Health Centre manages personal and health information in accordance with the Privacy and Data Protection Act 2014 and the Victorian Health Records Act 2001.

Local medical emergency contacts