Bachelor of Nursing
On campus

Before studying with CQUniversity, Malessa was employed as an enrolled nurse with Queensland Health, working between two rural hospitals. She decided to further her studies and become a registered nurse to progress her career and move further up the ladder in her field of employment.

After graduation, Malessa commenced as a graduate registered nurse at Gayndah Hospital, a rural hospital consisting of an Emergency Department and a Medical Ward for acute patients. Her job involves assessing and treating emergency patients and in-patients, performing X-rays, cannulation and venepuncture, planning and implementing care plans, advocating for patients and conferring with the doctors and members of the Multidisciplinary Team. She also works with out-patients for Telehealth.