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Medical Student Compliance Checks

Please contact the UNSW Health Service to arrange an appointment.

Telephone: (02) 9385 5425
Email: unihealth[at]unsw.edu[dot]au

UNSW Staff Influenza Clinic 2019

Influenza clinic appointments

National Home Doctor Service

National Home Doctor Service

Contact Us

Location Ground Floor, East Quadrangle Building Kensington Campus
Telephone (02) 9385 5425
Fax (02) 9313 8520
Email unihealth[at]unsw.edu[dot]au
Opening hours

Monday to Thursday  8.00am-5.30pm (last appointment 5.15pm)

Friday 8.00am – 5.00pm (last appointment at 4.30pm)

Saturday & Sunday – CLOSED please see below for alternate after hours care

Pathology Clinic - 8.30am-1pm   2pm -4pm Monday to Friday

Email Policy: Please be advised that this Medical Practice does not use email (unihealth[at]unsw.edu[dot]au) with encryption or passwords for general communication.

In line with the RACGP Guidelines for email use and the Australian Privacy Principles the Doctors at UNSW Health Service are unable to communicate with patients regarding any clinical issues.

If your request is regarding a clinical matter (e.g. requesting a referral, arranging tests, enquiring about results, enquiring about a condition or health related matter) please make an appointment to see a Doctor so we can assist in resolving the issue. If this is the case, then please understand that thismeans there will be no further communication to you about this issue.

If your request is regarding an administrative matter the admin staff will contact you within 2 business days.

We hope that you understand that these policies are designed to protect your privacy.


After Hours Care
For emergencies go to the local hospital or call an ambulance. 
Prince of Wales Hospital/Sydney Children's Hospital.
Telephone: (02) 9382 2222 

National Home Doctor Service - Telephone: 13 SICK (13 74 25)  The National Home Doctor Service (NHDS) commenced offering UNSW residential students, after hours home visits from March 2015. The service access is available from 6pm to 8am weekdays, from noon Saturday to 8am Monday, public holidays and is available 365 days a year. National Home Doctor Service will directly bill an overseas student’s insurer with cover from Medibank , Allianz or Bupa. Medicare card holders are bulk bulked, so there’s nothing to pay for an afterhours doctors home visit to all residential colleges on campus. The NHDS works in collaboration with Doctors at UNSW Health Service, to ensure best practice provision of afterhours primary medical care is provided to all UNSW Residential Students. 


24/7 Student Health and Support Line- Telephone 1800 887 283 Available for all students with a current Medibank / AHM policy


The NSW Mental Health Access Line – Telephone: 1800 011 511 Staffed by mental health professionals, the line provides access to expert mental health advice, support and referrals for people dealing with a mental health problem and their families and carers. The Mental Health Line also provides advice about clinical symptoms, the urgency of the need for care and local treatment options available. If necessary, they can put you in contact with the local mental health crisis or acute care team who can arrange to see you face-to-face.