Helping small businesses, institutions and national brands develop credible, thoroughly-researched, and easy-to-understand health content.
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Do you want engaging health copy that draws upon the latest research?

Do you need assistance writing patient resources?

Do you need help translating complex medical information into easy-to-understand copy?

You need me. 


Health writer for local, national and global businesses

I’m Nerissa and I’m a health communications specialist and an experienced medical and health writer.

I help small businesses, large organisations and national brands  deliver credible, easy-to-understand health content that draws upon the latest research.

Brands I’ve written for include Bupa, Defence Health, Fitness Australia, and Chemmart Pharmacies.

I can help you with

I help you connect with your patients


As a health and medical content specialist, I:

  • understand key health concerns facing the Australian population
  • know how to write for the health and wellness industry
  • can take complex information and turn it into jargon-free copy
  • have highly developed research skills
  • know where to source up-to-date and credible health information
  • can read scientific studies and interpret the information.

I write engaging, credible health information that your clients will love.





Evidence-based research for credible health content

I can give you:

  • Thoroughly researched content
  • Information sourced from reputable institutions and organisations
  • Links to scientific studies
  • Complex medical information translated into engaging health content
  • In-text references where appropriate
  • Full list of references with all health copy
  • Patient-centred language

I’ve created health content for

Now I’m ready to create health content for you.

Book a FREE 15-minute discovery call

We’ll chat about your project and figure out the best way forward.

Go on. It’s obligation-free, and I promise I’m really friendly!

Nerissa is one of the most talented writers and professional communicators with whom I’ve worked. It’s my pleasure to recommend Nerissa and her communication services.

Lea Sublett

Manager of Alumni Affairs, KAUST

Nerissa has been an integral part of the Newsmodo freelance database. Her expertise span across a number of industries, catering to clients of all scales and varieties. She always follows the brief, researches thoroughly and is very responsive to hands-on projects where communication is vital.

Cassie McBlane

Managing Editor, Newsmodo