The Bond University Campus Nurse has compiled a range of health and wellbeing resources for staff and students.
This hub of resources is regularly updated with new content to ensure the Bond University community has access to up-to-date and relevant content. If you would like a particular topic covered, please email [email protected]
Breast Cancer is the most common cancer for women effecting 1 in 7 women in Australia in their lifetime. Since the introduction of regular, free breast screening mortality rates have dropped nationally by 34%.
Breast screen Queensland offers free Breast screening to Women aged 50 to 74 at clinics located across the Gold Coast, no referral needed. Screening is recommended every 2 years.
Did you know that Coronary heart disease is the leading cause of death in Queensland? Or that two-thirds of Cardiac disease fatalities are preventable? It is never too early to consider your cardiac health.
Bond University students have access to a new Community page on iLearn that connects you to a wide range of wellbeing initiatives. The Building a Better Bondy community contains six subjects, including Living Well.
Developed in collaboration with mental health experts, Living Well takes a positive, preventative approach to help students maintain their mental, physical, emotional, and financial wellbeing.
Find out more about our Registered Nurse:
Melissa Masters (Mel) is a post graduate qualified Registered Nurse with 15 years' experience working across a variety of acute care settings including Emergency and Haematology/Oncology.
Having worked in critical care environments, Mel has experience with diverse patient presentations and has extensive experience providing advanced life support to critically unwell people.
Mel has a particular interest in Women's health and sexual health.
Mel is available by appointment for:
- General Healthcare and advice
- Sexual Health advice
- Wound care
- Routine travel vaccinations and information
- Triage for doctors
- First aid
- Pathology Collection
- Blood pressure check
- Lung Function testing