Your health and wellbeing are our priority while studying at UTS Insearch. That’s why we encourage you to take advantage of the convenient medical and healthcare services available through UTS.

UTS Health Service

The UTS Health service is available to all UTS Insearch students to access good healthcare, information and support, including:
  • Treatment of a range of medical conditions, illnesses and other physical problems
  • Consultations for a broad range of health, sexuality and lifestyle issues
  • Women's health issues, including advice on contraception, pregnancy testing and antenatal care
  • Travel advice and vaccinations
  • Information pamphlets on a broad range of health issues
  • Advice or assistance for students with examination difficulties, or in need of special, assessment arrangements because of a disability or medical condition.


Location

UTS Tower (building 1) at 15 Broadway, Ultimo - Level 6 (Room 01.06.001)


Hours of Operation

The Health Service is open Monday to Friday throughout the year (except public holidays)
  • Monday - Thursday: 8:30am – 6:00pm
  • Friday: 8:30am – 5:00pm


Fees

The Health Service offers Bulk Billing, which means there is no cost to you for most consultations if you have Medibank Private Overseas Student Health Cover.

Some consultations not covered by Medibank will cost, e.g. travel vaccinations.
 

Make an appointment

When you use the service first time you use the service, there are a couple of things you need to do to make an appointment:
  • Step 1:
Make your appointment first by calling (+61 2) 9514 1177.
 
  • Step 2:
Fill in the New Patient Registration form. Note, this is not an online appointments booking form.
 

After hours service and public holidays

Contact Sydney Medical Service Co-op LTD for after-hours service
Telephone: (+61 2) 8724 6300
Note, this service may bill privately, which means Bulk Billing may not be available.

Emergency contacts

Medical Emergency
If you or someone else is experiencing a medical emergency that requires urgent medical attention, Call triple zero (000).

  • UTS Insearch Campus Security: 02 9218 7090 (Ext. 7090) 8am -6:30pm (Monday to Friday)
  • UTS Security:  1800 249 559 (24 hours a day, seven days a week)
 

Accidents, incidents and hazards
Report to a staff member or call UTS Insearch campus Security: (02) 9218 7090.

Immediate First Aid
If you are ill or injured or you need urgent first aid while on UTS Insearch campus, contact UTS Insearch campus Security on (02) 9218 7090, or find a first aid officer.
 

UTS Insearch Welfare Team
If you need urgent support, you can also contact our Welfare Team who are located in the Student Centre.

Illness and attendance

Your attendance at every class is mandatory. In the case of illness or an emergency situation, you should contact the UTS Insearch Student Centre by telephone at (02) 9218 8666.
 
If you experience a serious illness or if a traumatic incident affects your performance in an assessment item, you may be eligible to apply for Special Consideration.
 
Check out more information on what to do when things go wrong or find out more about attendance and how to submit a medical certificate for missed classes.